Updated: Aug 22, 2021
Insert a background: Slide - Change background - Choose Image (PDF, Google Image search (wall and floor) - Select image - Insert.
Class elements (I.e. whiteboard, rug, etc.): Insert - Image - Search from web (put transparent to ensure no white boxes around such as ‘plant transparent’ - Choose Image - Drag and Drop or Insert - Position and Resize to desired spec.
Colourise Images to match own classrooM: Right click on image - Format Options - Recolour - Choose Option.
Adapt images: Right click - Rotate - Flip horizontally
Also worth knowing right click - order : to move images backwards and forwards to create layers.
Embed Links: click on image or text - Insert - Link - (can be PDF, other Webpage, YouTube video, etc.) - copy and paste link into box - apply. Good for links to books or research.
Write on whiteboard: Insert - Text - Type Message. Can then include links to video or slides from YouTube, Google drive, etc.
Insert Actual video: Insert - Video - Search ‘YouTube’ - Insert link or search for video - Select - Insert (Can also upload video from Drive). Video then embedded within slide - can change size and position as with images.
Bitmoji Person: Install Bitmoji Chrome Extension - Log in - Refresh page and extension will appear - click on Bitmoji extension - search desired image using search bar - drag and drop - position and resize as required. Can use to insert links as mentioned above.