2 What is Edmodo? Social learning network & Learning management system Student UsesCollaborate with classmates & teachers.Post projectsTurn in assignmentsTake quizzes & testsTeacher UsesCollaborate with colleagues & studentsPost mediaPost, collect, & grade assignmentsCreate, post, & grade assessments
3 Setting Up Your Profile Click on “Account” and “Settings” to access your profile.On the profile page you can change:Profile PicturePrivacy SettingsNotificationsPasswordAccount Info
4 Creating A GroupClick on ”Create” in the Groups Area on the left of your Home Page.Give the group a name, select the grade level or use the slider to select multiple grade levels, and choose a subject.Click Create and you will be given the group code for others to use to join the group.
5 Joining GroupsClick on “Join” in the Groups Area on the left of your Home Page.Insert the group code.
6 Student Sign-UP Students will click on “I’m a Student.” Students will add:the group codetheir usernamea passwordtheir first and last nameclick “Sign up” to join.Students do not need anaddress to register.
7 Student Profile Students can create their own profiles for Edmodo: BadgesLearning StylesProfile PictureGroups/Classes
8 Student Sign-Up Information Students cannot create an Edmodo account without a group code.They will be automatically put into your group when they sign up.Students can be a part of multiple groups/classes by joining using the individual group codes.Two ways to register students:Students register themselvesmake sure to change group code once they are done.Teacher registers all of the students using first/last name
9 Managing Groups & Students Member Management ScreenUser Name & InfoPassword ResetParent CodeAward BadgesManage groupingGroup Info AreaGroup CodeGroup Settings*Name *Grade*Subject *Archive & DeleteMembers Management Button
10 BadgesAre rewarded to students and even teachers for completing a task or reaching a milestone.Teachers award their students badges.Click on “Award Badge”Choose to create your own or use stock badges.To create your own: Fill-in fields and upload a picture.Teacher badges are awarded by Edmodo.
11 Co-Teaching & Collaboration Co-Teaching SettingsClick on “Manage” on the right side of your screen.Select the appropriate account.Change their access to “Co-Teacher”.
12 Groups & Subgroups Creating a sub-group Click on “Manage” on the right side of your screen.Click on “Create Small Group” & name your group when prompted.Use the interface to add students to the sub-group.Groups are ways to organize your students by subject, section, or topic.Teachers and students can join multiple groupsTeachers can create “small groups” or subgroups within a group.Helpful way to differentiate instruction.
13 Parent AccessEdmodo allows parent access through the parent portal.Assignments DueLate AssignmentsNew gradesUpcoming EventsAssignment CommentsAnnouncements and messages from teachersSee a list of their child’s teachers.Parent codes are student specific and can be accessed on the management screen.
14 Posting on Edmodo Choose who you want to sent your post to. Choose what type of post you want.Type information hereAttach a file from your computer, Internet link, or link to an item in your library.Choose who you want to sent your post to.
15 PostingParental ContactCommunicate With YourStudents
16 Managing Posts Note: Students can only manage their own posts. Teachers are able to manage ALL of the posts on Edmodo.Delete - This will delete the initial post and all replies to that post.Edit – Allows changes to be made to an existing post.Link to the post – Provides a URL link for this post.Public – Makes the post public on the public page.NOTE: In order for post links to be viewable by outsiders, they MUST be made public.Note: Students can only manage their own posts.
17 Student Posting EVERYTHING posted is visible to the teacher. Students are unable to direct message each other.
18 Replying to PostsStudents and teacher can reply to a post by clicking “Reply”Can be used as a way for students to “talk” to their teachers.Can be used as a discussion thread regarding a topic studied in class.Make sure you have rules for your discussion thread.Required lengthNumber of postsGrammar & structure
19 Alerts & Notes Alerts are for important messages to your students Limit: 140 characters.Notes are the most common type of post.Messages to groupsLinks to information and materials.Attachments for assignments, etc.FilesAttach files and link to notes using the “Attach” buttons.Links
20 Create & Post Assignments Assignment portal allows students to view & turn-in assignments in one location.Students can also post assignments for the whole class to see and comment on.
21 Turning In Assignments Click on “Turn In” to get to assignment portal.Upload file or link.Leave a comment if needed.Click “submit”Once assignment has been turned in it appears in the teacher’s notification area.
22 Creating Assessments Click on “Quiz” in the post area. Choose to upload a previous quiz or create a new one.Use Quiz Creator to:Create questionsSet answersSet time limitSet point value
24 Polls Creating Class Polls Learning Styles Literary Opinions Click on “Quiz” in the post area.Type in poll question and choices.Learning StylesLiterary OpinionsContent OpinionsMultimedia ProgrammingEtc.
25 Notifications Quick links to important information: Connections = Fellow Teachers*Edmodo recommends connections.Turned-In AssignmentsUpcoming Events – From CalendarAlerts – Posted to group pageGroup Members = Students*Need group code.
26 Grading Student Work Click on “Grades” on toolbar. Select student to view their work.Type in score & total possible score.Click on “Grade”.
27 Gradebook Gradebook Features & Functions: Enter & Edit grades See grades for all assignmentsTotal percentage for students & classNote: Assignments DO NOT close. Enter a “0” in the grade field to close the assignment.
28 Annotating Students can view their annotations. Grade comments Teachers can mark-up student papersHighlight textNotesClick on “Annotate” and the document will open in a window with marking tools.Students can view their annotations.Grade commentsCorrect & Resubmit
29 Library Allows the teacher to store materials on Edmodo. Files/DocumentsAudio & Video ResourcesPictures & GraphicsInternet links
30 Professional Communities Educators from around the world share strategies and ideas.Subject AreaArtsMediaTechnology