Tag: googleworkspace

google docs word processor

What is Google Docs?

Google Docs is a tool for creating text documents and can be used to:

  • Create a page of text but can also contain tables and images
  • Support accessibility, with translation, voice typing and text reading
  • Share documents with Glow users and externally with parents and the community

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Find out how to access Google Classroom and Docs in Glow and how to add it to your Glow Launch Pad for quick and easy access.

Find out how to create Google Docs, save your work and type with your voice.

Suggestions on how you can create more engaging worksheets for you learners with text boxes, numbered questions and interactive diagrams.

See how learning tools in Google Docs can make learning more engaging for learners, including AI to find information, translating text to different languages and having Docs read aloud.

Other Google Workspace apps

Upcoming Google Workspace workshops

google classroom

What is Google Classroom?

Google Classroom is a digital hub for collaboration.

  • Classroom can be used for communicating with learners, creating and sharing lessons, and assessing learning
  • Find out how you can make the most out of Google Classroom within Glow by watching the videos below

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Joining and creating a Class

What is Stream?

What is Classwork?

Creating Topics in Classwork

Creating an assignment on Classwork

Other assignment types

Using rubrics for assessment

Adding and Accessing from your Glow Launchpad

What is Google Drive?

What is Google Drive?

Google Drive is an online cloud storage tool

  • Drive allows you to store documents online to be accessed anywhere and on any device
  • Drive allows you to share documents and work on them collaboratively

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Find out what Google Drive is and how to create new files.

Find out how to share files from your Drive.

Find out how to change the layout and appearance of files and folders in your Drive.

google jamboard whiteboard

What is Google Jamboard?

Google Jamboard is a collaborative whiteboard tool

  • Jamboards allows users to create spaces to share thoughts and ideas
  • Jamboards can contain text, images, post-it notes and ink
  • Jamboards can be shared with Glow users and externally with parents and the community

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What is Jamboard? How can you use it in the classroom with learners?

How to create a new Jam and an overview of Jamboard features in Glow.

How to add images and use the tools for text, shapes and drawing in Jamboard.

How to create a link for Jamboard collaboration and how to use this with Classroom assignments.

How to share a link for a Jam to Microsoft Teams assignments.

Upcoming Google Workspace workshops with Digilearn.scot

17th August 2021, 16:15 – 17:15 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more

10th August 2021, 16:00 – 17:00 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more

google forms quizzes

What is Google Forms?

Google Forms is a tool for creating surveys and quizzes

  • Forms allows users to create surveys and self-marking quizzes
  • Forms can be shared with Glow users and externally with parents and the community
  • Forms automatically collates data which is displayed in interactive graphs
  • All this data can then be exported into Sheets for further analysis

Creating a Quiz for assessment

 

 

Creating a Form for surveying

Upcoming Google Workspace workshops with Digilearn.scot

17th August 2021, 16:15 – 17:15 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more

10th August 2021, 16:00 – 17:00 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more

google slides presentations

What is Google Slides?

Google Slides is a tool for creating presentations:

  • Slides can contain a range of media, inlcuding text, images, video and sound
  • Slides can be shared with Glow users and externally with parents and the community

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Find out how to create and save new Slides in Glow.

Find out how to add media, including images, videos and audio to your Slides.

Did you know you can type your presenter notes for Slides using your voice?

It’s really easy to present your Slides or share them for feedback or collaboration.

Upcoming Google Workspace workshops with Digilearn.scot

17th August 2021, 16:15 – 17:15 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more

10th August 2021, 16:00 – 17:00 Return To School Series: Intro to Google Workspace for Education in Glow This introductory session aims to familiarise participants with Google Workspace for Education tools available within Glow. The webinar will demonstrate how these tools can be used for learning and teaching and may… Read more