Friday, December 21, 2012

Tech Tips

Tech Tips from Room 224

Forwarding  Google Mail to Outlook:
While I'm a gmail advocate and hope others are using their school Google Account for communicating and collaborating with students, having two email accounts can be confusing and annoying. Until we migrate to all Google, there are ways to minimize the confusion. I've often been asked, how to forward the school Google mail to an Outlook mail address...a useful thing to do if you don't often go to your school Google account and students are sending/sharing things with you there. 
Here is a short video tutorial on how to forward gmail to Outlook. 

Creating Digital Stories with WeVideo:
WeVideo in Chrome Apps
Here is a short sample lesson with goals aligned to Common Core ELA standards: Digital Storytelling - Creating a Visual Narrative