Archive for the ‘Images’ Category

Ok, So what do I do with all of the symbols I have added?

Friday, January 14th, 2011

Its June, the beloved and malaligned tech department is about to re-image your computer, erasing a years work…What To Do? Reach for an Adult Beverage? Cry? Find a tech safe computer sanctuary? Check  this out… Saving Symbols Previously Added to the Symbol Finder in Boardmaker. The sun will shine, birds will sing..

Adding Unique Curriculum Images to Boardmaker

Sunday, January 9th, 2011

After wishing and hoping that the Unique folks would actually let the images be used for extension activities, and with the inspiration of one of our Wesley Teachers, Ms Jenny Richardson. I have put together a document on how to make it happen.  Lets use the images to crate more activities to support the monthly curricular goals.  Here’s a link to the document and a sample page to play with.

Adding Movies to Boardmaker Plus

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

Any Boardmaker 6 button can play a movie, You might refer to page 207 in the online manual that is part of the Boardmaker Plus Help Menu. We will need a couple of things before we add a movie

1. You should have a movie, (my most brilliant post to date!) YouTube is a great source for some cute and otherwise useful movies. Locate them and copy the URL to a Word Document for later use.

2. Download the program YouTube Downloader and install it. The file can be found at

Watch this exciting movie to learn the ins and outs of putting movies into Boardmaker… Movies into Boardmaker Plus.mp4

Adding Batches of Pictures to the Symbol Finder

Wednesday, August 26th, 2009

Boardmaker allows the user to add groups of pictures to the Symbol Finder, this might be useful if class photos are needed repeatedly or to add a theme based set of pics. of pictures.mp4

Dragging and Dropping Web Images into the Symbol Finder

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

Want to add more images to your symbol finder? Grab some popcorn and your favorite refreshment web pics to symbolfinder.mp4

Dragging and Dropping Web pictures into Boardmaker

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

This video shows you how easy it can be! and dropping web pics.mp4