How do I embed a YouTube video in a Canvas Page and link it in a Module?
All Canvas account holders (instructors / staff / students) can embed a YouTube video into any Canvas text box (Announcements / Pages / Syllabus / Assignments / Discussions / Quizzes). This example demonstrates embedding a YouTube video in a Canvas Page.
Go to Pages
Add a New Page
Place Your cursor in the Canvas Text box and Click on the "APP" icon (Looks ike a Plug)
Note: if your screen is reduced in size, you may have to click on "More" (3 vertical dots) to locate the "APP" icon
This displays the YouTube Search panel
Enter your Search criteria and click Enter
The displays the results of the YouTube search
To the right of the YouTube Video you want to embed in the Page, click Embed
This embeds the video and returns the display to the Canvas text box.
This saves the Canvas Page with the embedded video.
Note: The example above is a Canvas Pages text box. YouTube videos can be embedded into any Canvas text box (Announcements / Pages / Syllabus / Assignments / Discussions / Quizzes).
To link the Page in a Canvas Module, Go to the Module tool.
To the right of the name of the Module you want to add the link to the Canvas Page, click "Plus" (+)
This displays the add item panel
From the dropdown box, select Page
This displays all of the Pages you have created in the Pages tool
Select the Page that contains the YouTube video then click Add Item
This displays a link to the Page containing the embedded YouTube video in the Module.