• Elementary Student Tutorials

    Hello! We are rolling out Canvas for our elementary (K-5) students and parents in August. Are there any elementary aged tutorial videos that teach the basics of how to use Canvas?  Most of the tutorial guides and...
  • Text to Speech: Inclusive for all learners

    I recently was working with a teacher who was creating some lessons for her students who were low in their reading ability within a 4/5/6 classroom and needed one on one support to complete most tasks. She wanted a gr...
    Tameika Munday
    last modified by Tameika Munday
  • Canvas + SeeSaw in Mobile Land

    I'm working with a lot of my schools who are wanting elementary to get on the Canvas train for the fall but are wanting to incorporate what they already know - SeeSaw. So, in their template, we are incorporating SeeSa...
    Shara Johnson
    last modified by Shara Johnson
  • How does Canvas help you provide equitable access to high-quality instruction for all students?

    I work on the K-12 product strategy team and I'm wondering how schools leverage Canvas to help provide equitable access to high-quality instruction for all students? My goal is to learn the different ways this is happ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Setting Up Your Middle School Math Course

    Our district recently purchased Canvas for K-12.  I use it at my university for a reading course I teach.  I've set up the modules by week.  I'm not sure I'd like to do it this way for my middle school ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  •   Announcements to Organize a Course  

    With the recent change that allows more than 3 announcements to be pinned to the top of a course homepage, our team decided to organize courses the same way teachers often do when they are in their classroom - by week...
    Lisa Risch
    last modified by Lisa Risch
  • Elementary Examples

    I am looking for some best practices/examples for how your elementary teachers are using Canvas with students. All teachers currently have a required homepage but most have not stepped into the world of having student...
    Julie Wray
    last modified by Julie Wray
  • Canvas in Elementary Schools

    I am looking for information regarding using canvas in grades K-4. Our school district uses a standards based grading scheme for elementary grades, but our grading program does not support that scheme. We use canvas a...
    James Gosser
    last modified by James Gosser
  • How do I organize canvas for a primary team teaching set up?

    I teach 3rd grade math, science, and social studies. My team teacher teaches Language Arts.  We each have about 25 students in our homeroom. The students switch after recess.  During remote school we used go...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Learning Resources Module

    Hi all,  sorry if this was already discussed I didnt see anything.  We want to create a learning resources module that will go in most courses and includes, tips and tricks, study skills and other resou...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Ideas for group blogs within a course

    We are just making the transition from Blackboard to Canvas. As a department we have been using Campus Pack tools extensively on many of our modules. I have worked out how to simulate a private journal type of tool us...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Are there any studies on student, teacher, or counselor experience?

    We are in the process of proposing a transition to Canvas for some of our high school and university products, and some stake holders are asking for any data on the student, teacher, or school counselor experience in ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Does anyone who uses Plato to help students make up credit deficiencies have the Plato system embedded in Canvas?

    Presently my district is reevaluating its contract with edmentum, the maker of plato as a deliverer of content for students who are credit deficient. We are are a career technical (cte) high school so we need a platfo...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Course Extensions

    Hello   Background, we are new to Canvas this year, soft launch was in January and full launch May 1st.  We had been a D2L school for years.  Our Canvas data is pulling from Banner CSM.  Because o...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Does anyone have a rubric for elementary and secondary for Canvas Courses?

    K-12 Canvas Course Rubrics. We are looking for a starting place to create a rubric for elementary and secondary for course development. We would like to get this rubric out to staff this spring so they can plan to use...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Canvas + Seesaw

    I would love to hear from others that are using Canvas + Seesaw in the elementary setting (PK-5).   Thank you in advance!
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Homepage

    How do I make my Homepage more inviting for my second grade students?
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Playing Jeopardy or other interactive games on Canvas

    Canvas has been a life-saver for shifting my hybrid high school courses to an online-only format through the end of this school year, but GOSH, I would really, really like to be able to play some interactive Jeopardy ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders
  • Messaging Observers of Students in Canvas

    Hi All,   We've put together a script here at Strath to allow us to send messages to the observers of students from the Canvas Inbox (Conversations) and Marksbook ('Message Students Who...') pages. We're a K-12 ...
    Stephen Rice
    last modified by Stephen Rice
  • Sports Carnival Totals?

    Here we go, I want to do an online sports carnival as most likely ours will not happen at the start of June.  I have thought of some events for the children to do (aimed at Year 3-6).  Some questions - ...
    Stefanie Sanders
    created by Stefanie Sanders