Take a Chromebook Photo


Getting Started Guide for Students and Parents

Once you are logged in to Seesaw, this is what it should look like. The only difference is that our students will not be able to see their classmates’ journals, for privacy reasons.

Here are some videos that will walk you through the different ways of making a post or completing an assignment in Seesaw:


Take a Photo -  tablet  |  laptop

Take a Photo and Add Voice -  tablet  |  laptop

Make a Video -  tablet  |  laptop

Make a Drawing -  all devices

Write a Note -  tablet  |  laptop

Google Classroom

Getting Started Guide for Students and Parents

Managing Classes

Managing Assignments


Connecting with Your Classmates

Google Meet

Getting Started Guide for Students and Parents


Join from a Calendar event

See your scheduled meetings in Calendar and quickly join a video meeting.

  1. In Calendar, click the event you want to join.

  2. Click Join Hangouts Meet and in the window that opens, click Join Now. 

Join from Meet

In Meet, you can select a scheduled event or you can enter a meeting code or nickname. 

Select a scheduled event:

  1. In a web browser, enter https://meet.google.com/. OR open the Meet app from the waffle menu in Chrome. If you are on a mobile device, simply open the Meet app.

  2. Select the meeting from your list of scheduled events.

  3. Click Join now.

Note: Participants who join after the 5th do not chime and are automatically muted.




Your teacher will walk you through how to do a meeting the first time, so don’t worry! Here are some tips and tricks for once you are up and running. Click on the links below to read the articles.


Customize video meetings


Share resources in a video meeting

In accordance with Title III of the Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) of 2010, Botelle Elementary School is taking steps to ensure that its website,www.botelleschool.org is accessible and compliant with the standards as set forth by the World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C) Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0 AA). NWR7 is continually working to ensure equal digital access to all members of the community. If you have any questions or concerns with the content or accessibility of the site, www.botelleschool.org, please contact us at laskom@botelleschool.org. Thank you.


Lauren Valentino, Principal

128 Greenwoods Road East

Norfolk, CT  06058

Tel: 860-542-5286

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