Here is a selection of links to various Teams help videos.
Teams Help Video - Use the Raise Hand Feature
Video explaining the use of the Raise Hand feature in video meetings. This is used to indicate to the teacher that a pupil wishes to ask a question or say something.
Teams Help Video - Attendance Reports for Online Classes
This video shows teachers how to download a .csv (open with Microsoft Excel) file with attendance information for the class.
Teams Help Video - Delivering an Online Class
This is a very basic guide that will show a teacher how to deliver an online class.
Teams Help Video - Sharing Desktop During an Online Class
This video shows teachers how to share their desktop during an online class. This could be to show documents such as web pages, power point presentations or anything else that is on the screen with the online class.
Teams Help Video - Create a Quick Assessment Using Polly
This video shows you how to create a quick assessment poll using Polly. You can create questions in a variety of styles such as multiple choice, written, etc.
These can be set up in advance or done during the lesson.
Teams Help Video - Checking Audio and Video Settings
This video shows you how to quickly check your audio and video settings. It could also be used to help students who are having sound or video issues.
Teams Help Video - Mute All in Online Class
This video shows you how to mute everyone in a Teams class. This could be to stop lots of chatter or if someone is being disruptive.
Teams Help Video - Schedule a Lesson
This video shows you how to schedule a Teams Lesson (or meeting) and the various options available.
Teams Help Video - End a Lesson for Everyone
This will show you how to end a lesson for all participants. By using this option you can prevent pupils from staying online in the meeting you created after you have left.
Teams Help Video - Adding a Student to a Class
This video shows you how to create a Class and also how to add students. Adding students may be necessary if you have new pupils into the school or someone has moved between classes.
Teams Help Video - Embedded Forms
This video shows you how to create a Quiz or Form in Forms and embed it in your class.
Teams Help Video - Praising Pupils
This video shows you how to send praise to a pupil and show that their efforts are appreciated.
Teams Help Video - Immersive Reader Useful Tools
This video shows you some useful tools built into Immersive Reader. Some of the tools are useful for general classes while others would be useful for pupils who have problems viewing white screens or need text displayed larger, amongst other features.
Teams Help Video - SEN Tips and Tools
In this video you will be shown a variety of tips and tools which can be used for a number of different issues encountered in SEN teaching. There are further links to multiple resources and tutorials within the video and website.
Website referred to in video
Teams Help Video - View Student Activity with Insights
This video shows you how to use Insights to view pupils activity including Digital Activity, Average Grades, On Time Assignemts, and more.
Teams Help Video - Tools for Non English Speakers - Parents
This video explains a lot of tools that can be used to help communicate with parents who are not good English speakers. Some of the tools could also be used to help communicate with pupils who do not have English as their primary language.
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