Loyola Sakai 12 DocumentationInstructor Guide VoiceThreadHow do I link a VoiceThread video to a Lessons page?

How do I link a VoiceThread video to a Lessons 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. Please 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.

Note: The default or blank Lessons page contains text and images that explain the basic functionality of the Lessons tool.

Select Add Content, then Add Content Links.

From the Add Content drop-down menu, select Add Content Links. This displays the Add Item dialog box.

Enter an item name and paste the URL.

  1. Paste the URL in the Or add a URL text box.
  2. Select Save.

View content on the page.

View content on the page.

Select Edit. (Optional)

This displays the Edit Item dialog box.

Add a description and change item settings.

  1. Enter the item's name in the Item Name text box.
  2. Enter a description in the Item Description text box.
  3. Update desired settings.
  4. Select Update Item to save your changes and return the display to the Lesson Page with the linked video and description.

View updated video on page.

View updated video on page.