Inside of channels in Microsoft Teams there are tabs, which provide different features and tools. Several default tabs will already appear, including conversations, files, class notebooks, and assignments.
- [Instructor] I've now created my Biology 101 class…inside of Microsoft Teams…and added some channels to that class.…In this video, we'll take a look at tabs…and what they can be used for.…So, right now, I'm inside of my Biology 101 class…and I want to make sure that I go up to the General channel.…Once I'm here, we can look at the main part of the screen…and the General channel is where most of the communication…will happen with the entire class.…Up at the top, you'll notice the tabs.…They include Conversations, Files,…Class Notebook, and Assignments.…
These are extremely important parts of your class,…so let's take a quick look at what each one does.…First, there's Conversations…and this is where most of the communication will take place.…Under this tab is where you and your students…can share updates and announcements,…have discussions, and more.…Next, we have the Files tab…and this is where you'll be able to upload, curate,…and share resources with your class.…Next to this, you have the Class Notebook.…OneNote Class Notebook is a powerful Microsoft application…
Join Oliver Schinkten as helps you get started using Microsoft Teams for your classroom. He shows how to organize your class and classwork using channels and tabs, and then demonstrates how to add and manage learning activities. He covers working with students, the grading process, and communicating using meetings and chat sessions. He also explains how to integrate with OneNote Notebooks to create lessons plans that can be quickly disseminated to students.
- Accessing Microsoft Teams
- Creating a class
- Customizing class settings
- Adding students to a class
- Adding tabs and channels
- Adding resources using connectors
- Chatting with students
- Managing student communication
- Starting a meeting
- Getting alerts about activities
- Sharing files and resources
- Distributing and grading assignments