Step 1: Go to the Animoto website and request ateacher account. At the bottom of the screen, click onthe word "education."http://animoto.com/
Step 1 continued:You will need your school email and school website address.Then you should see this screen.
Step 2:Write down your unique code (found where I put the red box).Youll have to copy this for every student account you create.
Step 3: Let students createaccounts with their gaggleemail. They should type thecode you were given in this If your students dont have or usebox. gaggle, see slide 7. Each teacher can use this code for 50 students.
This is the next screen your students will see.
What if your students dont have a gaggle account?Create a gmail account foryourself only. Then youcan add +1 or +33 or +99to your user name. Thiscreates a fake email foreach student, but reallybelongs to you. All emailfrom Animoto to yourstudents will go to yourgmail account. This isgreat because you cancheck the content of everymovie.
Follow these steps to create your gmail account:Go to http://google.com/ and click on Gmail at the top.
Fill in the requiredfields at the top of the page.
Fill in the fields at the bottom of the page. Dont forget to use your school email as yourrecovery email.
The last step is clicking on thebutton at the bottom. Now you are done and can login to your gmail account.
Go back to http://google.com/and click on Gmail at the top of the page. Then you will see this screen. Note: You will have to set up this gmail account at home.
You will want your gmail account to forward to yourschool account so that you have access to emailfrom all your Animoto student accounts. Afterlogging in to your gmail account, click the words"Settings." Then type your school address in on the"Forwarding and POP/