This investigation will guide students and teachers through the basics of using Google Sites. This is an easy to follow investigation that functions like a web quest that students can complete independently or teachers can complete with a whole class. This functions as a lesson plan. It is also great for adults who are new to Google Sites and Google Apps.
This investigation is designed to teach kids the basics of building a webpage and introduce them to the features included with Google Sites.
Google Sites is suitable for students who have experience with Google Apps. Check out our Google Apps Investigation as a great way to get started!
It is written in kid friendly language and requires no prep beyond needing a Google Apps account.
It includes full color images to reference and walks you through step-by-step on how to use the basic features Google Sites.
By the end of the investigation, students will be able to:
-Create a web page
-Add hyperlinks, tools, and gadgets
-Create new pages
-Change themes, backgrounds, and fonts on webpages
-Utilize Google Apps to enhance webpages