Creating GoReact activities in D2L/Brightspace (new content experience)

Creating GoReact activities in D2L/Brightspace (new content experience)


This document will walk you through how to add a GoReact assignment to your D2L course if you are using the New Content Experience (for the old content experience see this guide).

Please Note: The GoReact app needs to be installed by your D2L administrator prior to creating assignments.

  1. Navigate to your D2L/Brightspace course and select "Content."
  2. Add a new (or select an existing) module.
  3. Click "Add."

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  4. Select "External Tool Activity."

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  5. Scroll down and select "Create New LTI Link."

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  6. Enter a title for your Activity and enter https://lti.goreact.com/lti/v1 as the URL.
  7. Click "Create and Insert."

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  8. After the GoReact tool loads, select the GoReact activity type, click "Next," and select any additional activity settings as needed.  When you're finished, click "Done."

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  9. Click the three dots at the top right of the D2L assignment and select "Edit."

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  10. Select "Open in a new tab" and click "Save."  For the best overall experience, we highly recommend loading the GoReact tool in a new tab.  This will allow students to record and critique videos using the entire screen, rather than being forced into a small window (iframe). 

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  11. That's it!
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