Oct 15, 2018
Google News and Updates
Google Slides for Snapchat games in class
- Students LOVE Snapchat games! You can tie them
into your class WITHOUT needing the Snapchat app. Just use Google
Caption This! A fun, deep-thinking Google Drawings (or Slides!)
- Use an
image that connects to your content and adds speech/thought bubbles
to show what the people involved would say or think. It’s a quick
way to boost the Depth of Knowledge of your activity -- and it’s
Create a low-cost, printed yearbook with Google Slides (by
- Jennifer’s school created a full-color yearbook
and designed the whole thing on Google Slides. It’s SUPER
inexpensive and pretty easy to do.
Student collaboration in shared Google Slides
classic Google Slides hack is still effective! Share a slide
presentation with every student. Each student gets his/her own
slide and does his/her work on it. Then, they can comment on each
other’s work. Easy collaboration!
How to Create Your Own “Apps” with Google Slides (FREE
Google Slides Resources
The Google Slides Master Class!
frequently refer to Google Slides as the Swiss Army Knife of the G
Suite tools because it is capable of being so much more than a
presentation tool. In this course, you will learn how to use Slides
in new and unexpected ways in your classroom that will engage your
students and make learning more dynamic!
Google Teacher Tribe Mailbag
Ashley Morrison (Cincinnati,
OH) - Love using Google Sites, showing teachers how to use
them, have students use them to share work … Any other tools
besides Padlet that can be embedded and work really well within
Ryan Gutsch (Owen,
WI) - What process or app … wants to have kids and
parents (?) watch a video and not give them control of skipping
ahead … answer questions based on a video clip. Can’t progress
until answer questions right. Google Forms? Sites?
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