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Kidspiration 2.1 Teacher Options

Tip: Kidspiration is a great tool for primary students. Because students are young and not as experienced on the computer, the teacher may need to take control of some of the features. Go to the Teacher Menu and then to Application Options. Then select the options to which you want students to have access. You
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Kidspiration is a great tool for primary students. Because students are young and not as experienced on the computer, the teacher may need to take control of some of the features.

  • Go to the Teacher Menu and then to Application Options. Then select the options to which you want students to have access. You can also have this option password protected.
  • Lock items in place so that students won't accidentally move or delete necessary symbols or SuperGrouper shapes in a teacher-created activity. Select symbols to lock, go to the Teacher menu and then to Locked item. Items that are locked have a diagonal line in the handle.
  • Use the Activity Wizard under the Teacher menu to designate specific symbol libraries available for a project. Limiting the libraries keeps students on task.

Go to Kidspiration to download a free trial copy.

Submitted by:Barbara Bray

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