* WAVE Sign Up / Spare Blocks
Your job is to set up your blog, create the category titled tech team, and alter the design of your blog. Your blogs will be used to interact with the course content, and for assessment. We want your blogs to showcase the school, and illustrate the power of our blogging culture. Essentially, make this blog your own, design it, create it, and play with it so, it is personalized for you.
Create a Tech Team Category
Step 1: Go to www.myriverside.sd43.bc.ca
Step 2: Login to your blog
Step 3: Add a Tech Team Category
a) Go to posts
b) Go to categories
c) Create a category
Name – Tech Team
Slug – DO NOTHING
Parent – The Grade You are In
Click – Add New Category
d) Go to Appearance
e) Go to Menus
f) Add the Tech Team Category to the Menu, drag it to where you want it in your blog, click update.
Use the Divi Builder Plugin
Step 1: Go to plugins
Step 2: Activate the DiVi builder
DiVi Design Assignment
Step 1: Customize your theme, title and About Me Page using the Divi plugin.
DiVi Review Assignment
Step 1: Answer Questions
A) What are the strengths? Things you found useful.
d) What are the weaknesses? Things you found could be improved.
e) How can this plugin be used in a classroom setting to enhance student learning? Would you use it and/or recommend it?
Step 2: Post to Your Blog
Title: Tech Team DiVi Review
Category: Tech Team
Due: Tuesday October 15th
DiVi Design – DiVi Design Rubric
Widget and Plugin in Review – DiVi Review Rubric
Here is a list of resources to help you personalize your blog.
Edublogs Help Site: http://help.edublogs.org/user-guide/
Edublogs – Complete Manual
Edublogs – Creating Menu’s, Categories, and Pages