Enhancing Learning Through GLOW Parental Involvemnt
Windyknowe Primary School Inservice 2 Tuesday 18th September 2012
How to create a WIKI Helpsheet.
Go to GLOW.
Log onto GLOW.
Find your class page in Pupil Home and go to My GLOW Groups or somewhere else on GLOW you want to add your WIKI.
To add a WIKI click
Modify Shared Page.
Type WIKI and then GO.
Click on Virtual
WIKI onto your class page.
Access Rights Information. • Private – Only those in your GLOW group. • GLOW Only – Anyone on GLOW. • Public – Anyone.
Only those in your GLOW group. Anyone.
Anyone on GLOW.
Name your GLOW group e.g. class name.
You have now created a WIKI. Click to open.
Creating new pages on the WIKI.
This page is your created WIKI.
To add new pages for each subject/area.
Decide on page layout
(click one, it will highlight in yellow.)
Add your own title.
Save as you go!
Your page will look like this. A tab will appear in the side menu. Repeat the steps again for
Page when you want to add anything to your pages.
Adding an Image.
To add an image (have a folder of images you would like to add already saved).
Click Edit Page when you want to add anything
to your pages.
Classic Uploader – individual file.
Flash Uploader – more than one file at a time.
Choose what images you wish to upload.
attach to your page.
Your image will appear at the bottom of your page.
Save as you go!
Click to add an
Choose what image you want to use.
Click on the image.
Image will appear like this.
You can add text in the
same way as word a document.
To add a link (link pages to each other, so when you open up your class page, you can click on a symbol i.e. maths picture and it will take you to the maths page).
Add a picture to the page you want to link to e.g. the
Go to the page you want to link to and click on the image.
Click on and copy URL address.
Go back to original page you want to link to.
Click on image and then LINK.
Paste URL address into LINK TO.
After you have saved the link, click on it and it will take you to the maths page!