Students can reply to student responses through video comments. There is no option for students to comment using text, but there are plenty of ways students can include text in their video! Educators can also edit Topics to turn off the Video Comments feature.
Adding a Video Comment
To add a comment to a video Response, open the Response, and select the Add a comment. This will open the Flipgrid camera for students to record a comment.
- Tap to record
Tap the record button on the bottom to start. Add fun stickers, filters, text, and more. Tap the arrow on the bottom right to advance.
- Review your video.
Trim, rearrange, or add more. Tap the arrow in the bottom right to advance.
- Take a selfie!
The selfie will be the cover image for your video. Tap the arrow in the bottom right to advance.
- Submit your video!
Edit your name, add a title, or attach a link. Then submit!
FAQ on Video Comments
- Can students leave text comments? Students cannot leave text comments but they can include text in their video!
- Can educators turn off replies for students? Educators can edit Topics to turn off the Video Comments reply feature. Educators will always have the option to leave a reply in their educator account, however.
If videos are moderated, how do I activate Video Comments? Educators can activate Video Comments within their educator account. Learn more about activating Video Comments.
Students can't reply-to-a-reply but they can continue to add Video Comments to the original Response video as many times as they want!