R. Carrier's ICT Lessons
Log in to your Edublogs student blog. Go to your
dashboard. Adding the Class Blogs to Your Student Blog
Appearance in the left column. Then select Widgets. Drag the
Class Blogs widget to the sidebar. At the bottom of the Class Blogs in the sidebar, click on Save. View the blog to see the links to the other students blogs in the ICS Technology class.
Profile and Name
In the left column, click on
Users, and then Profile. Change your
nickname to your first name and initial. Change
Display Name Publicly to your nickname. Voki
Go to the
Voki website. Create a Voki. Enter appropriate text. Select a voice and accent.
When you are satisfied with your Voki, click on
publish. Give it a title and save it. Use your first name+last initial to save it.
In the next window select the
small size (100 x 133). Then copy the embed code. Log in to your student blog. Go to your dashboard.
In the left column, click on Appearance, then click on Widgets.
Drag the Text Widget to the sidebar.
Paste the embed code in the text box. Then Save.
View the site.
– good avatar creator but you need to be over 13 years of age or have parent permission Bitstrips Or try
to create the avatar. Poptropica
is another fun avatar site (I used this to create the sample student avatar on Build Your Wild Self ) The avatar can only be 200 x 200 pixels in size, so it was necessary to crop the image down to just a portion of the face. Ancient to Modern Music