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How do I create a new Lessons page

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Go to Site Info.

If the Lessons tool is not already active in your site, select the Site Info tool from the Tool Menu in your site to add it.

Click Edit Tools.

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Place a check in the box next to Lessons.

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Click Continue.

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Scroll down to the bottom of the screen and click the Continue button.

Enter a Lessons title and click Continue.

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Your new page will display in the Tool Menu.

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Notice the new folder in Resources.

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When you add a new Lessons page, a folder is automatically created in the site Resources tool with the Lesson page name.

Click on the Lessons page title in the Tool Menu.

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If the Lessons tool is already active in your site, click on Lessons in the Tool Menu to go to the tool.

Retitle page. (Optional)

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To retitle the Lessons Page, click on the Settings icon (i.e. gear icon) located in the top right corner of the page.

Enter a new title.

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Add a new page title. (This title will appear in the Tool Menu). Then click Save.

Add More Pages. (Optional)

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On an existing Lessons page, you may also add more top-level pages (i.e. pages which display in the site Tool Menu) by selecting the Add More Pages option from the More Tools drop-down menu.

Common Questions about Adding Content to Lessons:

Other articles about Isaak/Sakai's tools and how instructors can use them:

Core Tools:   Image:Flag blue.png Announcements | Image:Page edit.png Assignments | Image:Lessons-icon.png Lessons | Image:Comments.png Forums | Image:Report.png Gradebook | Image:Folder.png Resources | Image:Calendar.png Schedule | Image:Pencil.png Tests and Quizzes

More Tools:   Image:User comment.png Chat Room | Image:Folder page.png Drop Box | Image:House.png Home | Image:Comment.png Messages | Image:Chart bar.png Statistics | Image:Page world.png Web Content

Related articles:   How to add tools to your course | Using the Text Editor | Manage Groups | Permissions and roles | Contact the CPI for help

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