Screencastify – Chrome Add On

Looking for an easy to use video screencast WEB2oOL that is built right into your Chrome web browser?  Screencastify is your 2oOL (make sure you open this link in Chrome)!   Once you add this to Chrome, just click the "film strip" icon in the upper right hand corner to open the menu shown below.  If …

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YouTube – How to Loop

It is so simple, just right-click on the video and select loop. MAC users, use 2 fingers to right-click. Works great when you post photos to YouTube for end of end of year presentations.  I use Movie Maker to make my slideshows, with just a couple of clicks.  Then I save my movie to my …

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Blogger

Blogger is a wonderful WEB2oOL to use to create blogs.  This is a great option if you want your students to create their own blogs.  BV Students can login with their BV Google accounts, create and start publishing posts.  Student directions: blogger-instructions-bv-students Integration Idea: World Language has a travel unit in which they ask their …

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Canva

Looking for a free online poster/graphic maker?  Canva.com is brilliant!  Empowering the world to design is their motto, and they do just that.  There are templates for just about all of your design needs.  Here are a couple of examples. I took the one above and created this poster to assist my folks with WIFI …

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O365: MS Forms include Authentication between Students and Teachers

This is a great WEB2oOL to use to collect data. This is similar to Google Forms, but it has one feature that has been missing.  BV folks can send between Teacher and Student and require authentication. BV Staff and Students all have access to this WEB2oOL in their BV O365 account.  It is simple to …

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Office Mix: Retiring on May 1, 2018

NOTICE - Microsoft is retiring this service on May 1, 2018.  You can migrate your content with these steps. Here is how to migrate your content: 1.   Go to https://mix.office.com > Sign in > Click “My Mixes” 2.   Click “Migrate” to move your Mixes to Microsoft Stream* or manually download your content as PowerPoint Files (.pptx) 3.   …

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