Loyola Sakai 11 DocumentationStudent Guide VoiceThread How do I access a VoiceThread video through Sakai?

How do I access a VoiceThread video through Sakai?

VoiceThread videos can be shared in a variety of ways in Sakai. They can be shared through the VoiceThread tool in the Tool Menu, embed or link sessions on the Lessons tool, or through the Resources tool. 

Access VoiceThread videos through the VoiceThread tool.

You can access sessions for a site by selecting the VoiceThread tool from the Tool Menu. You will be brought to the folder for that site in VoiceThread. 

Access VoiceThread video through the Lessons tool.

If you are prompted to sign in, you must authenticate your account with this site in Sakai. Please see How do I authenticate my VoiceThread account with a Sakai site? for instructions.

Select the Lessons tool from the Tool Menu. 

Lessons tools are often re-titled. In this example the Lessons tool is titled Week One.

Play an embedded session.

Click the play icon on the video. The video will begin to play directly on the page.

Play a linked session.

Select the link. The video will begin to play in a new window. 

Access VoiceThread video through the Resources tool.

If you are prompted to request access to a session, you must authenticate your account with this site in Sakai. For instructions, please see How do I authenticate my VoiceThread account with a Sakai site?.

Select the Resources tool.

Select the title of the session. The session will begin to play in a new window.