The 8-Bit Instructor: Taking Care of Mind, Body, and Soul (EP003)

Episode 3

In this week’s episode, we take a look at taking care of your whole self this year. Some news and updates from Wakelet, Flipgrid, and Google. Plus, this week’s question of the week.

News & updates

  • Wakelet: added the ability to set permissions for collaboration
  • Flipgrid: Updates to camera, Educator dashboard, learner experience, discovery library
  • Google: Grasshopper Gallery (coding for desktop)

Treasure Chest: Google Slides Full Bleed

  • Google Slides: Insert a picture, click the Explore button and full bleed to resize and crop to fill screen

Boss Battle: Taking Care of Yourself Physically, Mentally, Emotionally, and Spiritually

Health is incredibly important this year: mind, body, soul. Take care of yourself

Crew Members’ Board (#8BitCrew)

QOTW: What is one goal you want to set to take care of yourself this year?

Use the #8BitCrew on Twitter or post longer stories on the episode page at

Get connected

  • Twitter: @comicsock & #8BitCrew
  • Web site
  • Youtube 
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  • Support the show on Patreon.

Check out my Google Classroom Udemy course. Try the following codes out:

  • JULYPREP (first 10 get free registration)
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Music by David Fesliyan (

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