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Group Brainstorm a Topic with Google Sheets

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Group Brainstorm a Topic with Google Sheets When asking students to brainstorm a spreadsheet is a great tool to capture their ideas. If students are working in small groups to brainstorm a topic or idea, put all the groups into a single Google Sheets spreadsheet to make it easier to collaborate and share across groups. […]

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Google Slides Collaborative Template

collaborative group slides template

Collaborative Google Slides I learned from Christine Pinto an idea of modifying the slide layout to create layouts with different colored backgrounds. This allows different groups to contribute to the same Google Slides. Students are assigned to a color group and any slides that group contributes to the collaborative Google Slides utilizes that colored slide. […]

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Participate in a Twitter Chat Template

participate in a twitter chat

Participate in a Twitter Chat Starting Tuesday, Google Apps for Littles (#GAfE4Littles) will be having a weekly chat at 5pm PST. For those participants who are new to Twitter chats I created a template to help. If you have never participated in a Twitter chat here is how it works. At the specified time log onto […]

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Math Vocabulary Scavenger Hunt

Google math vocab scavenger hunt slides

Vocabulary Scavenger Hunt A fun way for students to learn math vocabulary is to ask them to go on a vocabulary scavenger hunt. Students go out on campus and take pictures that represent the “math in the wild.” Template alicekeeler.com/vocabscavengerhunt Vocab Have students create slides using the template of vocabulary from the unit. Students will […]

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Together… Let’s Make a Google Form

Collaborate on Google Forms

Collaborating on a Google Form Google Forms is awesome, but be warned there is NO revision history. If you have multiple collaborators on a Google Form and someone deletes a question or edits it accidentally, you have no recourse. Students Collaborate One idea for creating a collaborative Google Form is to have students create questions […]

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Measurement Activity: Google Sheets for Littles

Kindergarten measurement count

Kindergarten Count Measure This spreadsheet template is for younger students to practice measuring and counting. This is an adaptation of a worksheet which had pictures of clip art next to blocks where the students counted the blocks. This asks students to figure out the blocks rather than the blocks being given to the student. Note: […]

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Let’s Play Add-on – Students Collaborating on the Same Doc

lets play students collaborate on same game document

Collaborate on the Same Document One of the coolest things about Google Docs is the ability to be on the same document at the same time. This allows students to work together, peer evaluate and play games! It can be a little tricky for students to get on the same document, especially littles who may […]

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Q Chart Template – Google Slides

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Q Chart Google Slides Template Q Chart Use this Q Chart template with your students. I’ll be honest, as a high school math teacher this template is not something I used. However, Phiona Lloyd uses them and I trust her when she says they are great! Each quadrant of the chart represents a different cognitive level […]

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Why a Brochure?

Ditch the Brochure

Why Assign a Brochure? I think it is really important that we are very intentional about our assignments. Why do we do what we do? Why will students care about the assignment and be engaged? Sometimes we think students will like something and it is a total flop. One of my pre-service teacher students give […]

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Moderating a Twitter Chat: Google Sheets Template

Twitter Chat Moderator Template

Moderating a Twitter Chat Twitter chats are great ways for educators to connect. Moderating a Twitter chat is definitely rewarding but requires some organization. Since “the answer is always a spreadsheet,” I created a template to facilitate the process for being a Twitter chat moderator. Template alicekeeler.com/tweetmod Chat Information After making a copy, fill out the […]

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Alice’s Quick Way to Make a Google Form

Create a Google Form FAST

Alice’s Quick Way to Make a Google Form I am a ninja with keyboard shortcuts and using the Tab key. I try to avoid touching the mouse whenever possible. I am getting pretty good with the keyboard shortcuts to create a Google Form with the new Google Forms, but it’s still too slow for me. […]

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Google Slides: Ask and Respond Template

Google Slides Ask and Respond Template

Use Google Slides to Interact with Students “Don’t use Google Slides to give information, use it to GET information.” While I do use Google Slides to share information with students, my favorite use for Google Slides is collaboration. I have been using Google Slides in conjunction with Google Hangouts with my students. Setting up a Google […]

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My Lesson Plan Template

Lesson plan template

I teach pre-service teachers. Part of my class is their first lesson plan ever. Unlike most of the lessons my students experienced as K12 students, their lesson plans need to include Common Core standards, SAMR model, students using technology, Digital Citizenship and identifying DOK levels. The lesson plan template I provide the students is really […]

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Collaborating on Agenda Template

In putting together an agenda with a group of people using Google Sheets or Excel in Office 365 can be very helpful. Online spreadsheets allows for collaborators to put an agenda together with input from multiple parties without relying on the ideas of one person. The spreadsheet can not only allow you to outline the agenda […]

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Creating Google Drive Templates

  If you use Google Drive you will want to use the template gallery. http://drive.google.com/templates  The template gallery has many templates for resumes, lesson planning, presentations, and more. Choose to “Use this template” or “Preview” the template. Choosing “Use this template” will make a COPY of the template. Preview Link By choosing “Preview” not only […]

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