- An alternative to Google Slides.
- Easy registration.
- Create a link to view, share, or post in Classroom or Schoology
- Different formats engage viewers.
- Load images and video easily.
- Saves on their server so there's no file to save, no conversion problems.
- Allows for multiple collaborators (but must sign off in order for others to sign on).
- Editor also in Spanish and French.
Genial.ly allows you to create stunning online content such as presentations, infographics, interactive images, and games with interactivity and animation effects. This all-in-one creation tool allows you to design like a graphic designer and insert youtube videos, google maps, audios, etc. into your creations.
Step One: Register. Go to genial.ly and Create Your Free Account. Click on the Continue with Google button. Choose Student or Teacher and Secondary Education.
Step Two: Create. Choose a presentation, interactive image, game, dossier, review, infographic, timeline, etc. To see all the options, click on Create and then scroll through the left sidebar. Note: The gold STAR ones are from the premium account. Click in the bubble to filter FREE ones.
Step Three: Use the Main Menu: All Genial.ly productions use the same menu on the left.
Step Four: Save and Share. Click on ALL SET! to publish. Publish public (FREE version). Click on Present to view. THIS is the link you want to share. It must have VIEW in the URL. You can now post your Genially link in Google Classroom. Note: If ALL SET! is not there, go back to your dashboard, click on your project, then the three dots, and Publish.
You can add collaborators by person with the plus symbol. Note: Editors must log off before others can log on. Click on the Eyeball to preview.
For Vocational Teachers: Use Genial.ly to address Vocational Frameworks for Strand 4.
Lesson Plan Ideas:
Lesson Plan ideas: