Tuesday, March 27, 2018

How to add a GIF to your Google Classroom Header

If you would like to spruce up your Google Classroom header photo - try adding a GIF. Here are the steps to finding a GIF on Google and loading it to your header.


  • Perform a Google search for you GIF
  • Select Images
  • Select Tools
    • Type - Animated
    • Select the proper usage rights
  • Size - select Larger than... 800 x 600
  • Find the appropriate GIF 
  • Right click on the image and select Save image as...
  • Go to your Google Classroom and select Upload Photo
  • Select your GIF
  • Crop the GIF and select Class Theme
Embedded below is a 1 minute and 46 second YouTube tutorial.



Take care,
Brad