Are you looking for a way to make presentations more interactive? The Classkick app is a simple yet powerful app to redefine teaching and learning. You can view student work, provide feedback, and grade student work in real-time. Students enrolled in the same course can also teach each other when questions are asked. View the Classkick […]

Prepare Canvas for 2nd Semester

canvas41A new semester means new courses in Canvas. You will need to set-up and publish your new courses, just like you did for 1st semester. Here are answers to some common questions about setting-up a course:

When will courses be available?
Courses will be available to teachers on Feb 2nd and students will be loaded into the course on the morning of Feb 3rd. They will need to hide the 1st semester course and show the 2nd semester course. How to hide show courses on an iPad.

Will I need to set-up the Canvas grade book to transfer grades to Skyward?
Yes, the assignment groups in Canvas need to match the grade book categories in Skyward. Watch this video if you have forgotten.

How do I hide old classes a show new classes?
How do I copy content from one course to another?
How do I hide or reorder items on the course navigation menu?
How do I add my own image to my course?


Here are some big reasons for using Nearpod in your classroom: Create interactive presentations that synchronize across student devices. Add real-time polling and quizzes into your presentation giving all students a voice. Collect text and handwritten responses. Monitor class participation. Share responses with the entire class anonymously. Collect and save formative assessment. Find free presentations for […]