This investigation will guide students and teachers through the basics of using Google Apps. 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 as well.
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 of the following apps:
It provides steps on how to:
Create a file
Create a folder
Share a file or folder with someone
Download or print Google files
Publish Google Docs to the Web
Create and collaborate on a Google Document
Create and collaborate on a Google Slides show
Create a Google Sheet with formulas and formatting
It also provides helpful tips to using Google Apps in the classroom for students and teachers.