The Resources tool in Laulima is one of the main ways that teachers can distribute files to student, including pictures, Word documents, and PDFs. The Resources is also where files are stored if you use Dreamweaver to manage your Laulima files.
Note that your students must have applications installed on their computers to open the files. PDF and Word documents would be relatively easy, but make sure that your students have access to the proper applications.
The maximum file size is 60MB.
To upload a file:
Step 1 - Log in to Laulima (click here for a description of how to log in to Laulima)
Step 2 - On the blue bar across the screen, click on your course
Step 3 - In the list of tools located at the left side of the window, click on the Resources tool
Step 4 - Find the folder that you want to upload the file into, click on the "Add" button, and
- you can also create a new folder by clicking on clicking on the "Add" button on the folder where you would like the new folder and selecting "Create Folders".
Step 5 - select "Upload Files"
Step 6 - On the next screen, click on the Choose File button and locate the file on your computer in the dialog box that pops up. At this point you can also add details for item, such as copyright information and access limitations.
Step 7 - If you want to upload another file, click on the "Add Another File" link and locate the next file.
Step 8 - Click on the "Upload Files Now" button and the file will be uploaded to your Resources.