Ask a Master

Ask a Master allows you to contact a Mimio Master to pose a question, raise an issue, or explore a situation on any topic. Masters are practicing teachers, tech coordinators, and other educators who have completed a rigorous course of study on how to use interactive teaching and interactive technology products in the classroom. Their answers to your queries will add new ideas and methods to your teaching.

Question:

How can I import ExamView tests for use with the MimioVote assessment system?

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  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

Do you already have test questions for your students that you created in Exam View? This short video explains how easy it is to import into your MimioStudio Notebook so that they can be used with your MimioVote Assessment System. Watch and see!

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Travis Rink Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:

MimioConnect Ask a Master Video!

In this Ask a Master video, see just how easy it is to make modifications in the MimioStudio Gradebook by deleting classes, students, and tasks.

  • Submitted By:
    Pat Walsh
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

MimioStudio Gradebook, in tandem with your MimioVote Assessment System, can provide teachers with instant data about their students' knowledge of important content. It can also grade tests and activities automatically!
This short video explains how to delete an assignment within MimioStudio Gradebook. Watch and see!

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Travis Rink Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:

How can I incorporate fractions into a Mimio notebook page without having to copy and paste them in from outside sources?

  • Submitted By:
    Nita McKissack
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

Watch and See! This video will demonstrate how the fraction generator works to create fractions right on a notebook page. How to save these newly created fractions and the generator itself to your Mimio gallery will be shown as well! Check out this time saving process!

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Tracy Tishion Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager Mimio Certified Trainer

Question:

How do I create a self paced test and a hard copy of that test using MimioVote?

  • Submitted By:
    Cynthia Neff
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

Are you wanting to create a self-paced assessment for use with the MimioVote Assessment system? This short video explains how to create a self-paced test in MimioStudio Notebook so that it can be used with your MimioVote Assessment System. You will also learn how to print out a test through MimioStudio to be used. Watch and see!

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Travis Rink Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:

How can I use Mimio's "Screen Annotation" tool in my classroom?

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  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

What if you could use all of your interactive MimioTools outside of MimioStudio Notebook? The Mimio Screen Annotation mode allows you to use your Mimio Tools with any application outside of MimioStudio Notebook including: web pages, PowerPoint presentations, Word and PDF documents, and other software! This short video explains how to use Screen Annotation mode. It also provides several examples of how this amazing feature can be utilized to make your classroom more interactive. You'll also learn where to find your saved annotations, how to rename them, and finally, how to bring them back into MimioStudio Notebook.

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Cameron.Nichols Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:

How can I download Gallery Files (.mcf)?

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  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:

Are you wondering how to download your favorite Gallery files found on MimioConnect? Well, this brief video takes you through the simple process of finding the Gallery file on MimioConnect, downloading it to your computer and also how to load the content directly into your Gallery. Adding wonderful Gallery files such as this one will certainly allow you to create more exciting and interactive lessons for your classroom. Watch and learn!

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Cameron.Nichols Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:

How do I export just a single folder of images that I assembled from the Gallery as an .mcf?

  • Submitted By:
    Leslie M.
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:Have you ever downloaded or created your own Gallery file and wanted to share it with another teacher or transfer it to a different computer? This short Ask a Master video demonstrates how simple it is to export a single .mcf so you can do this as well as how to backup and share your entire Gallery. The ability to export your Gallery files makes it so easy to share your content between computers as well as with teachers around the world. Try it today!

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Cameron.Nichols Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:How do I link sound from the Gallery Browser to an object?

  • Submitted By:
    Carol Ann C.
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:Are you wondering how to use a sound file found in your Gallery as an action setting to an object in Mimio Notebook? Here is a quick step by step tutorial on how to easy it is to load a sound file that you have in your Gallery and apply it as an action setting to your object of choice. Now, you can use all of the files that are already in your Gallery without having to go and search for them elsewhere. Watch me today!

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Cameron.Nichols Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question:How can I create objective boxes in my MimioStudio Notebook lessons?


  • Submitted By:
    Debbie
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:
As a classroom teacher, explaining your lesson objectives to your students is an important part of the learning process. This short video demonstrates how to create objective boxes within your MimioStudio Notebook lessons. Adding objective boxes to your MimioStudio Notebook lessons will make them more effective in the classroom.



To learn even more about how to create interactive lessons within MimioStudio Notebook for your classroom, join us for a FREE Mimio Quicklearn session available in both live and on-demand formats.


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Paul Gigliotti Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager

Question: How can I create my own MimioStudio Gallery folder?

  • Submitted By:
    Martha C
  • Date:
    Dec. 18, 2013

Answer:The MimioStudio Gallery makes it easy for teachers to organize their content in customizable folders. While teaching, your MimioStudio Gallery places all of your content at your fingertips. This short video demonstrates how easy it is to create a folder within your MimioStudio Gallery.


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Cameron.Nichols Mimio Master Mimio Moderators Mimio Site Manager


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