• Getting to Know the Basics of Google Apps for Education- Part II

  • Google Apps for Education includes a suite of products for use in schools. Those apps include:

    • Docs
    • Calendar
    • Sites

     

DMIT Lesson

  • Using Google Apps Part II

     Learning Outcomes

    Expand on the basics of Google Apps for Education- Docs (Drive), Sites, Calendar

    Be able to use templates and add templates to the gallery.

    Create a form (parent survey, reading response) and grade a quiz
     

     National Education Technology Standards for Teachers (NETS-T)

    1. Facilitate and Inspire Student Learning and Creativity
    2. Design and Develop Digital Age Learning Experiences and Assessments
    3. Model Digital Age Work and Learning
    4. Promote and Model Digital Citizenship and Responsibility
    5. Engage in Professional Growth and Leadership

     
     

     Google Apps for Education

    Suite of Applications- Docs (Drive), Sites, Calendar.

    Can include other Google Apps like Maps, Email, YouTube, etc.

    Cloud-based, accessible from any computer with Internet access.

    Collaborative, sharable, basic, protected.  


    The Basics- Google Apps for Education

     

    1. Login to delmarschools.org domain.

    You can go to Google.com and click "Sign in" in the top right corner. Or you can go to http://docs.google.com/a/delmarschools.org/

     
    2. Look at the interface and tabs.

     Google tabs

    3. Here are some ideas.

    Overview presentation 


     

     What kinds of things can you do with Google Docs?

    • Create a document
     doc
    • Share a document
     share
    • Add comments to a document
     comment
    • Organize documents and collections
     collection
    • Check out the templates!
     template
    • Create a spreadsheet, form, drawing or presentation
    drawing  
     
     

    What kinds of things can you do with Google Sites?

     

    • Create a class website 

     

    • Have students create a digital portfolio of their work

     

    • Have students collaborate on a research project

     

     
     
     

    What kinds of things can you do with Google Calendar?

     Keep track of student activities

     Keep track of student assignments

    Keep track of parent volunteers

    Keep track of tasks

    Check out the support for Calendar.  


     
     

    Using the Apps in your classroom

    Organization

    Collaboration

     Creating a form

    Grading a form using Flubaroo

    Using the templates


     Using Flubaroo to grade a quiz

     Watch this YouTube video

    Create your quiz as a new form

    Let the kids take the quiz

    In the Spreadsheet, click on Insert > Script
    insert script  

    Search for Flubaroo, then click Install. Select "Authorize" to allow the script to run with your account. 
    install flubaroo  

     A new menu titled "Flubaroo" will appear. Click on it, then Grade Quiz.
     flubaroo menu

     

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