Thursday, January 8, 2015

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

How to Move a Single Google Doc to Multiple Folders

This tip allows you to move Google Drive files, documents, presentations and spreadsheets into multiple folders. For example, you have two folders for two separate classes and you want to share a document you have written with both classes. If you make a copy for each class and later decide you want to make a change to the document, you would have to visit each document to make that change. With the tip below, if you decide to make a change to the document you will only need to open the document, make your change, and the change will automatically update in all of the folders. This is how to do it:

Monday, August 4, 2014

Creating Rubrics with Google Forms

Google Forms can be used to create rubrics for assignments which will help speed up your grading and also allows for consistent feedback to your students. The data is collected into a spreadsheet which makes it easy to transfer the information into your gradebook. Below is a great video that shows you how to set up a grading rubric.

Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Use Grid View in Google Drive to View Students as They Work

There is a way to view all of the documents your students are working on at once. After having students share their work with you, put all of the documents into a folder. While the students are working, open that folder and switch the view to "grid".

While in grid view, you can see the student work as they are typing. You can click on a document and call your student over as you need to have a conference and discuss the assignment.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Kahoot! Game-Based Learning

Kahoot! is a classroom response system which creates an engaging learning space, through a game-based digital pedagogy. It's a great learning platform that helps educators involve students in lessons by creating fun game play while asking questions, discussion and surveys.

Starting a game of Kahoot! is simple!

Teacher will go to:

Student will go to: 

Your students will love it!!!