Using Videos in D2L Dropboxes

Videos used with D2L Dropboxes should provide information that is pertinent to that assignment such as further explaining the assignment requirements, examples, demonstrations, etc. Why post videos with D2L Dropboxes? Provide an explanation of assignment expectations and grading details Increase student motivation Reach students with a variety of learning styles, especially visual learners Grab students attention and spark curiosity Increase […]

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September 27th, 2016

Using Kaltura Video in PowerPoint Lectures for use in D2L Courses

Videos included in PowerPoint Lectures should directly relate to the lecture topic(s). Videos included with lecture presentations should aim to deepen a student’s understanding of the lecture topics. Why add videos to PowerPoint Lectures? Increase student motivation and engagement with lecture content Develop potential for deeper learning of the subject Reach students with a variety of learning styles, especially […]

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September 27th, 2016

Using Video in D2L News

Videos posted in News should communicate important course information to all students as they enter the course. Why Post Videos in News? Increase instructor presence Communicate important information that students will see upon entering the course Increase communication Grab students attention Reach out to students, especially audio/​​visual learners Make important information stand out Types of Videos to Post in News:  Course Welcome & […]

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September 27th, 2016

Using Video in D2L Discussions

Videos posted in Discussions should directly relate to that discussion topic. Videos could provide discussion prompts, suggestions or examples specific to the topic, as well as assignment instructions, etc. Why post videos in Discussions? Develop deeper learning of the subject Strengthen student understanding of video content Reach students with a variety of learning styles, especially audio/​​visual learners Grab […]

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September 27th, 2016

How Did They Do That?

The ​“How did they do that”? video tutorials demonstrate methods for using video in courses, as well as how to add videos to specific areas within D2L and MS PowerPoint. Kaltura in Discussions Kaltura in News Announcements   Kaltura: PowerPoint Lectures  Kaltura in Dropboxes     Was this Helpful ? yes no

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Grades Instructional Videos

Using the Grades Setup Wizard in D2L Time: 2:07 Creating Grade Categories and Items Time: 4:41 Manually Entering and Releasing Grades Time: 1:48 Exporting Final Grades in D2L Time: 1:11 Importing Grades — Preparing the File Time: 2:33 Importing Grades — Uploading the File Time: 2:44 Was this Helpful ? yes no

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Discussions (Instructional Videos)

Creating Discussions in D2L Time: 1:47 Assessing Discussion Topics in D2L Time: 1:05   Restoring Deleted Discussion Forums and Topics in D2L Time: 0:48 Using the Discussion Thread View in D2L Time: 3:39 Was this Helpful ? yes no

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