Category Archives: How to create an ePortfolio

How to Create an ePortfolio w/WordPress

How to Create Pages

Pages: Students should create the following pages and sub-pages which will be used to house work and reflections from each class.

How to add a page:

How to add a sub-page:

These are the minimum pages your ePortfolio should include:

About Me

  • Who am I? About Me
  • After School Activities
  • Community Service
  • Drama
  • Sports

Year 8

  • Art
  • ESL
  • French
  • Health
  • Humanities
  • Math
  • Music
  • PE
  • Science
  • Spanish
  • Other Elective(s)

If you have a lot of work on your blog from year 7, you can also create a page for Year 7 with the same sub-pages

Population Project

  • Creative Expression
  • Data/Information Analysis
  • Independent Investigation
  • Reflections
  • Research Paper


How to Create Categories

Categories: Students should create the following categories which will be used to tag their BLOG posts.

Please include the following categories:

  • Hum8
  • Math8
  • Science8
  • Advisory8
  • WOW8
  • PE8
  • Spanish8, French8 or ESL8
  • Other electives

How to create categories:

How to Add Link

Links: Students should create links to their teacher’s class blogs if they use one

My Classes


Important Links: Students should create links back to AES for easy reference.

Add Your Teacher to Your ePortfolio

Click on this GoogleDoc to connect to your teachers for easy links to your teacher blogs

How To Add a Widget




  • Categories
  • Meta or Log-in
  • In the future, you may want to embed code to link to a Shelfari bookshelf or Google Calendar.

How to Add a Homework Calendar

If you are interested in displaying more than one calendar on your blog.  Here are the step by step instructions to create an embed code and display more than one calendar!

Embedding your Google Calendar onto your Blog