Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Grade 4 Typing Club



Grade 4 students are learning to 'touch' type.  Students used there Google accounts to log in.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Grade 3 Solar System Project

Grade 3 students are using Canva to create a poster for their unit of inquiry on the solar system.

Poster criteria:
  • Create your own Canva poster or use the template
  • Poster must include the following:
    • Title (planet name)
    • One headline
    • 3-5 captions
    • Picture of planet

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Canva Posters in Grade 3

Grade 3 is using Canva to create a digital poster for their unit on the Solar System.











  • Click on the image below and create a Canva Education account by signing in with your Google account.



























  • Select 'Create a Design' and choose a poster template













Quick Tutorial:


Grade 5 Travels to Energy City

* Remember to enable Flash!

Wednesday, January 24, 2018

Grade 3 Researches the Solar System and Shares a Doc

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Grade 3 students are using Google Docs to record their solar system research and learning how to share and 'Add to Drive' as well.

Instructions:

Open your class folder below and use the drop-down menu to select 'add to Drive.'

Make a copy of a Google document below and move it to your class folder




Change the 'Share' settings to 'view only.'

Grade 5 Uses Nearpod

Grade 5 students are doing an assignment in class using Nearpod.

Instructions:

  • Export the Google Slide presentation you have made as a PDF
    • Choose 'File' and then 'Download as'
  • Create a Nearpod account using your Google account
  • Create a new presentation and upload the PDF version of your Google Slide presentation
  • Next, add in the activities to get your listeners to share their thinking
  • There should be 3-5 activities
















Resources:

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Google Add-ons

What are Google Add-ons?

Add-ons in Google Docs are tools built by third-party developers. You can install add-ons to bring more functionality to Docs, Forms, and Sheets.


Instructions:
  • Create a new Google Doc
  • Change the file name from 'untitled' to a new name (your name add-ons)
  • Select 'Get Add-ons' from the Add-on drop-down menu
  • Type in 'Openclipart' and  click on '+ FREE'