Padlet Help & Support

Adding a Padlet board to your Bb Ultra site

The process of adding a Padlet board to your Blackboard site is much streamlined for AY21/22. To add a board:

  • Go to the relevant content area on your Blackboard Ultra site (e.g. the Week 3 folder in Learning Materials)
  • Click + and select Content Market from the drop-down list
Highlighting of Content Market area on Bb.
  • Click on the Padlet option
  • Blackboard will then authenticate you into Padlet.
  • If you want each student to be given their own Padlet board, click the cog in the corner and then move the slider to Make a Copy for Each User.
Highlight of cog that needs to be clicked.
Highlighting of slider on LTI options.
  • On the next screen you have a choice of inserting an already created Padlet or creating a new one. The Padlets display in the order of most recent first.
    • To insert an already created one, click on it, and it will automatically insert on your Bb site.
    • To create a new one, click Make a Padlet, and in the new tab that opens, create your Padlet. To refresh the list on Bb, you will need to close the overlay and re-do Build Content >Padlet.