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Creating Kami Assignments in Microsoft Teams
Creating Kami Assignments in Microsoft Teams

Everything you need to know about Kami's integration with Microsoft Teams.

Updated over a week ago

Microsoft Teams Integration

With Kami's Microsoft Teams integration, you'll be able to:

  • Create Kami assignments inside of Microsoft Teams.

  • Create a Kami shared file inside of a team in Microsoft Teams.

  • Feedback and grade using all Kami tools.

  • Sync your feedback or grading annotations in real-time.

  • Auto-save files with your OneDrive.

✏️ Who can use Kami's Microsoft Teams integration?
This feature is available to users with a Kami Teacher, School, or District Plan. It also requires you to be a Microsoft Teams user.


Add the Kami app to your Microsoft Teams

Teachers must have the Kami app installed to be able to do anything Kami-related in Microsoft Teams:

  1. Click the Apps button.

  2. Click the search bar and type in Kami.

  3. On the right, you will see the option to select the Kami app.

  4. Follow the prompts to install the Kami app.


Using the Kami App to create assignments

1. Creating an Assignment for Your Team

To create an assignment, you have to do it from a particular team. Select your team, then:

Click the Assignments button > Select the Create button > Click the Assignment button that appears

2. Adding a Kami Assignment

The next step is to use the Kami app to add your desired file to this assignment:

Click the Apps button seen below.

Once you select that, it will give you a pop-up to search for the app you want to use. Search for Kami in the search bar at the top, then select the Kami app.

3. Setting up your Kami Assignment

After selecting the Kami app, you will be presented with the option to add your file.
You can either:

  • Select a OneDrive File

  • Create a Blank File in Kami

  • Select a Template from the Kami Library

✏️ What is Control Features?

With Control Features, you can select or unselect the tools you'd like your students to have in their toolbox for that specific assignment. You can learn more about Control Features in this help article.

Once you click the Save button, it will appear on your assignment, as seen below.

Finally, just click the Assign button if you have completed preparing the assignment to push it out to your students.


Duplicating your assignments

You can duplicate any Assignment in Microsoft Teams Kami assignments are no different. Here is how you can duplicate them to other teams.

Firstly go to the assignment you want to duplicate and click on the three dots on the right hand side of the assignment. This will give you a menu to select Duplicate.

Once you select Duplicate it will give you a list of your other teams, select the team you want to duplicate the assignment to and select Next

Lastly, you can change anything you want about the assignment, name, and due date. Once you are satisfied with the changes you can assign the duplicate assignment to that team.


If you need further assistance, don't hesitate to get in touch with us at support@kamiapp.com or book some training with one of our Teacher Success Champions here: https://www.kamiapp.com/training

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