Loyola Sakai 12 DocumentationInstructor Guide VoiceThreadHow do I embed a VoiceThread video on a Lessons page?

How do I embed a VoiceThread video on a Lessons page?

A special feature of the Lessons tool allows Instructors to embed a VoiceThread video directly on the page.

If you are using the default share settings in VoiceThread, students will need to authenticate their account for your course before accessing a recording in the Lessons tool. See How do I authenticate my VoiceThread account for a Sakai Site? for instructions.

Locate the VoiceThread video and select Share

Find the VoiceThread Video

Locate and copy the embed code.

Locate and copy the embed code.
  1. Select Basic.
  2. Select the Embed tab.
  3. Select Copy Embed Code.

Go to Lessons.

Go to Lessons

Select the Lessons Page Title (e.g. Week One) in the Tool Menu to display the page.

Select Add Content, then Embed Content on Page.

Select Add Content, then Embed Content on Page.

From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Embed content on page. This displays the Embed Content dialog box.

Paste the embed code.

Paste the embed code.
  1. Paste the VoiceThread embed code into the box marked Or add a URL or "embed code".
  2. Select Save.

Review content and select save.

Preview your content in the Embed Content on Page dialog box. Select Save again.

View updated video on page.

Select Edit. (Optional)

This displays the Edit Embed Content dialog box.

Add a description.

Enter a description in the Item Description text box. Then select Save to save your changes and return the display to the Lesson Page with the embedded video and description.

View updated video on page.

View updated video on page.