Mac Users: Use QuickTime Player to Narrate a PowerPoint, save as a Movie

Screenshot of a PowerPoint while opening the QuickTime menu on a Mac

Mac users–did you know you can use QuickTime Player to record everything on your screen, with your voice narrating? It’s a great way to record yourself presenting a PowerPoint as you narrate, doodle or ink, and use the laser pointer. (Windows Users can use the built-in way of recording a…

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Narrate a PowerPoint, export as video, share in Google Drive or YouTube

PowerPoint interface with arrow pointing to "record slide show" on the "Slide show" ribbon

The PowerPoint version shown in this tutorial is PowerPoint 2016, in Windows. (If you have a Mac, please note that this method will work, but your pen, highlighter “inking” and laser pointer will not be exported into your video. For an alternate method for Mac users, please see this video:…

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Canvas: VoiceThread Graded Assignments

VoiceThread logo

   VoiceThread is integrated with Canvas! You can create a VoiceThread assignment in Canvas, asking students to: CREATE a VoiceThread, COMMENT on a VoiceThread, OR  WATCH a VoiceThread.  As you grade the VoiceThread assignments, the grades go into the Canvas grade book. (Not familiar with VoiceThread? Check out these videos:…

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