Until very recently I didn’t know this was a thing I was sitting a little bored in a [n online]meeting and I stumbled across this little gem which amused a couple of other people I was chatting with as a sub-conversation. So I’d thought I’d share it with our fabulous 1minutecpd audience – and even… Continue reading #702 Creating quick polls in WhatsApp
Here is a quick way to download all your Google Docs, Sheets and Slides as Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents. It saved me a lot of time!
Mentimeter has a great feature which enables you to generate live, cross-tabular style analysis as your students respond to your polls. This provides you with a really interesting way to explore potential relationships and patterns within how your students respond to questions, in live time! This can be used a way of sparking further discussion,… Continue reading #651 Fancy doing a live cross tab analysis with your polls? Menti can help with that!
The Whiteboard function in Microsoft Teams has recently had an update. It now has a range of templates to help you quickly put together a collaborative activity for students. In this video we show you how to use it to create an exit ticket activity: Featured image: CCO from Pixabay https://pixabay.com/photos/background-concert-music-tickets-219668/
Apologies…this is slightly over our 1 minute today….but I hope I am forgiven. Microsoft Forms are great but occasionally you may want to do something a little bit more dynamic to automate some tasks based on people completing a Microsoft form. The first step is connecting a form to a list with Power Automate, which… Continue reading #642 Automating Microsoft Forms with Microsoft Lists
Microsoft lists unsurprisingly allows you to generate web based list. You can share and collaborate on these lists with others. But why lists rather than shared excel sheets? The main advantage of Microsofts lists is that once you have your data in a list you can visualise it more easily in lists than excel creating… Continue reading #641 Microsoft lists
Jamboard is a free digital whiteboard app by Google. It’s great for collaboration – it autosaves your work and is easy to share with others to get their input. You can also export your Jamboard to PDF. Watch this 1 minute demo…
In this latest series of Microsoft Class Notebook videos we show you how to set up collaboration areas for different groups of students. Other students won’t be able to see the other groups. Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay
A couple of weeks ago saw some new developments with Mentimeter. You can now add a Menti app directly into teams. The menti blog explains in detail HERE. Now you dont have to screen juggle in teams. You add the Mentimeter tab. Your audience click the Menti tab in the menu bar. Enter the code… Continue reading #632 Mentimeter is in the Team
If you need to pull together an easy timeline, which enables you to embed links, pictures, videos, files and gifs, look no further than Padlet! The timeline wall lay out is really easy to use and gives you a way of collaboratively building a timeline, or creating one you can share as a resource with… Continue reading #631 Easy-Peasy Timelines with Padlet