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Edmodo – Using Edmodo in the classroom

Edmodo is a fantastic tool for homework but it can also be very useful in the classroom.  Below is a step by step guide to using edmodo to send and receive completed work on the ipad.

Before you start

  • You will need the app Adobe Reader
  • You will need to save any worksheets/work books as PDF files (you can change word files to pdf by FILE – EXPORT – EXPORT AS PDF)

How to set an activity using Edmodo

  • Create a new post/assigment with the pdf worksheet/workbook attachedImage
  • Pupils should click on the worksheet/workbook at press open in another app

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  • Choose open in adobe Reader.  This will now allow you to edit the document

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  • The pen can be used to circle correct answers or match up features

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Adobe reader will also allow you to type on the document

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When the worksheet is completed this should be saved then press Open in another document and choose edmodo

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This is a great way of receiving completed work that can then be stored as evidence.

Using Foreign Characters

To find French/German/Spanish etc symbols on the iPad keyboard:
*press and hold required letter – symbols appear above.
*navigate finger onto the symbol and lift.

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