Fremont County School District # 6


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Outcomes ~

  • To become familiar with Google Docs and how to use them in the classroom

  • To try each application to have a hands-on experience

  • To be exposed to some Web 2.0 tools that you might not have seen

  • To discuss ways to use them for organization or with students



Make your own Google Seach Story

Google Docs

Google Docs Overview



Put in your email attached to your Google Account here.

Documents




Activity One ~
  • Partner up
  • One person start a doc and share it with partner
    • To share, click on Share in the upper right hand corner and you will get a dialog box like this:
    • Sheridan_Sharing.png

    • Under Add people, add your partner's email address that is linked with their Google Account. Make sure it says Can Edit. Click Done.
  • Work collaboratively on that document - you may talk to each other or use the chat feature to insure you are not writing on top of one another

Activity Two ~
  • Open Google Docs
  • Click Upload and Files
  • Locate the file you downloaded from your files and upload it.

GOOGLE DOCUMENTS TUTORIAL

Google Docs Help



Spreadsheets


Activity One ~
  • Draw a state card from Sherry
  • Go to this spreadsheet
  • Do the research on YOUR state
  • Make sure to fill in on the proper row

GOOGLE SPREADSHEETS TUTORIAL

GOOGLE SPREADSHEET GADGET EXAMPLES


Presentations







Forms




GOOGLE FORMS TUTORIAL

Google Forms: how to create a quiz or a test that automatically grades itself in Google Docs


Collections


GOOGLE COLLECTION TUTORIAL






Google Advanced Search






iGoogle


iGoogle.png

Google for Fun

And Another


Google Earth


Download Google Earth





Earthquake Files

Pedometer

Free Technology for Teachers: Google Earth Links You Might Have Missed

Google Lit Trips

How to Take a Google Lit Trip





Google Earth Tutorial