Add Items from Another Page

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You can re-use items from other Lessons pages by using the "Add Items from Another Page" feature.

Adding Items from the Current Site

To add items from another Lessons page in the current site:

  1. Navigate to the Lessons page in your course site where you wish to add content.
  2. Click on Add Content and select Add items from another page under "Simple Content Items".
  3. Make sure that the "Select a Site" drop-down is set to the current site and click on Load pages from this site.
  4. Click on the radio button next to the page that contains the items you're wanting to add.
  5. Click on Use selected item.
  6. The "Reorder Page Items" screen will appear. Items from both the current page will appear at the top. Items from the page you're copying from will be at the bottom and will have a double right-facing arrow (>>) next to them and are shaded yellow. You can click on the trash can icon next to any items you don't want added to the page. You can also drag items around on the page to reorder them.
  7. Click on the Save button to save the changes. You can click on Cancel if you think you've made a mistake, and can then start over.

Adding Items from Another Site

Please note that only Lessons items can be added from other sites (text, images, videos, files, subpages, checklists, questions, comments, and student content). If you need to add assignments, tests & quizzes, and discussion forums to your site, you can use the Import from Site feature, then add them to Lessons.

To add Lessons items from another site:

  1. Navigate to the Lessons page in your course site where you wish to add content.
  2. Click on Add Content and select Add items from another page under "Simple Content Items".
  3. Make sure that the "Select a Site" drop-down is set to the site you want to add Lessons items from and click on Load pages from this site.
  4. Click on the radio button next to the page that contains the items you're wanting to add.
  5. Click on Use selected item.
  6. The "Reorder Page Items" screen will appear. Items from both the current page will appear at the top. Items from the page you're copying from will be at the bottom and will have a double right-facing arrow (>>) next to them and are shaded yellow. You can click on the trash can icon next to any items you don't want added to the page. You can also drag items around on the page to reorder them.
  7. Click on the Save button to save the changes. You can click on Cancel if you think you've made a mistake, and can then start over.



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