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Website Creation

Website Login

  1. To login, go to Burbank's website and scroll down to the bottom of the page until you see:

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  1. Enter your username and password
  2. Start at your portal
  3. Click your name to get to your website homepage

You can do this from ANY page within Burbank's website

What you might want to include.....

  • Welcome letters
  • Classroom rules/procedures
  • Contact forms
  • Supply Lists
  • Pictures of classroom
  • Pictures of Projects
  • Digital Projects that are completed (such as podcasts, ePubs, Keynotes, etc)
  • Homework assignments
  • Homework packets/copies for parents to download
  • Links to educational websites for students and parents to use
  • Field trip information

Once you have finished designing your pages....

  1. Click Publish at the top to make your pages "live" on the web
  2. Let Heather know that you have "Published" your pages so that she can link your page on the Burbank Website
  3. Let your parents know how to find you on the web!

Adding Items

  1. To add an item, click the + sign
  2. To edit an item click the pencil
  3. To delete an item click the trashcan

The different items are:

  1. Rich Text Editor- for text and pictures and links
  2. Directory- NOT NEEDED
  3. Slideshow- for picture slide show
  4. Picture- for individual picture with no text
  5. Insert Flash- for adding flash features (ADVANCED USERS ONLY)
  6. Calendar- calendar for your classroom
  7. News- to add news that you update regularly and can include text, pictures, and links
  8. Notes/Blog- notes and blogging feature that allows others to add comments
  9. Current Assignments- used to add homework and assignments with dates that add to the calendar
  10. Locker- storage area for Resource Files (pdfs, word docs, powerpoints, etc)

Adding Images/Resource Files

  1. To add pictures click Resource Files on the top Right and choose Image Album.  Upload from your laptop ONLY.
  2. To add documents (pdfs, word docs, powerpoints, etc) click Resource Files then choose Add. Use Files and upload individually.
  3. To move elements, click and drag to any of the green bars that have + signs.
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