When I am away from home I rely heavily on using Google Apps from my phone. You want to install the Google apps if you do not already have them: Docs, Sheets, Slides, Keep, Classroom. Note there is not a Google Forms app. Here are 6 features of mobile Google Docs: 1. Works Offline When…
How to roll 3 dice in Google with the Google Dice Roller. You need to roll some dice, you don’t have any handy or you need to project to the class your dice rolls. Google makes this easy!
Play games for learning! Games build classroom culture and help students to practice math skills. The Greedy Pig game is great for playing with students of all ages. Use Dice Slides by Alice Keeler to play Greedy Pig in Google Slides.
You use Google Forms but what if you need to know how to print a Google Form. Alice Keeler helps you with multiple options for printing the Form and to print the responses. Printing a Google Form is easy!
A hack for Google Slides is to overlay a transparent or clear rectangle over the slide. This gives you more control over your presentation. Alice Keeler has created an Add-on that makes this task super fast and easy.
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Be more productive! Try out one of these 8 chrome extensions to increase your productivity. This is for teachers who are trying to find a little more time in their day. Productivity Chrome Extensions to save the day!
Google Keep is an amazing tool that works offline. It is a note taking app but so much more. When I’m a passenger in a car and I have some ideas I want to get down, Google Keep is the fastest way to accomplish that. Sticky Notes Essentially, Google Keep is a sticky note application….
Gamify your class or be more flexible with student choices by using the total points rather than the percentage. Google Classroom users can view total points assigned in Classroom.
Why would you want to shuffle your presentation slides? Creative uses of Google Slides makes Randomize Slides make sense.
I love using Google Sites. It is so easy to organize information and Google Docs. Create multiple pages to organize your navigation. However, moving pages in Google Sites can be a problem. Page Hierarchy When you add a page to Google Sites you can literally drag it in the sidebar to reorganize the pages. This…
Sharing Google Sites pages is an essential part of using Google SItes. Rarely do we make sites for ourselves. Here is how to share a page in Google Sites.
SlidesMania and Choice Boards are easy when you use Hyperlink Slides Choice Board. This Add-on by Alice Keeler makes it fast to create the choice board.
Technology moves faster than we can keep up with it and Google Docs is no exception. These new features in Google Docs recognize that HOW we work has changed to being more dynamic and collaborative. Embracing these new features will not only allow you to be more efficient but will literally change how you approach using Docs!
You want to go FASTER! Use these 5 fast keyboard shortcuts to get your work done FAST!
When students are using Google Docs you can use the Draftback Chrome extension to review their edits on the document like a movie. You can use this to view student progress or to detect plagiarism in Google Docs.