Top Ten Google Tips for Teachers


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Top Ten Google Tips for Teachers

  1. 1. Top Ten Google Tips for Teachers
  2. 2. Number 10... <ul><li>Study the Oceans with Google Earth 5 </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Earth 5 provides data about the ocean surface and marine life. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This could also be used to discuss History on shipwrecks. </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. Number 9... <ul><li>Google Images </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Everyone has used google images one time or another in their life. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Google Images can be used in the classroom to show students a picture if they are unfamilar with a place or item. It could also be used when discussing vocabulary terms in any subject. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. Number 8... <ul><li>Invite Others </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>By using Invite Others through Goolge Calendar you can keep parents and collegaues up to date. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Just add emails to an event you have created and a reminder will be sent to everyone you add. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Number 7... <ul><li>Google News </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Using Google News helps you stay up to date on any headlines happening across the world. It is not just local news but world wide events that are happening. </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Number 6... <ul><li>Goolge Scholar </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Use Goolge Scholar to search from articles, journals, critiques, or other literature pieces. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This will help you and your students find the best scholarly documents quicker and easier. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This could be used in teaching about research in any grade! </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. Number 5... <ul><li>Consolidate E-mail Accounts </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Do you have separate emails for EVERYTHING? </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Now you can combine all of your accounts and have them all seen through your Gmail account! </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. Number 4... <ul><li>Google Presentations </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  This is a great tool to use in the classrooom. Students of any age can create presentations through Goolge docs. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It is very user friendly and presentations can be put together quiclky and look AMAZING! </li></ul></ul>
  9. 9. Number 3... <ul><li>Create graphs from spreadsheet </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>  Using a spreadsheet could be used in Math when teaching about bar/double bar graphs. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The teacher can take different polls with the children and gather all the data and place it in a spreadsheet to present on the screen. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>The kids would absolutely love being able to see the different data from the questions they answered. </li></ul></ul>
  10. 10. Number 2... <ul><li>Collaborate on Group Projects through Google Docs </li></ul><ul><ul><li>This tool is great for students and teachers. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Students can work together on a project electronically. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Teachers can see the students work, grade the work, and send feed back about the work all without even seeing the student face to face. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This tool is a great way to integrate technology into school and home. </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Number 1... <ul><li>Do a Timeline Search </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You can search for a Timeline during certain dates. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>This is a great tool to use during Social Studies in any grade. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>It can show important events that have happened or tell about the life of a historic person. </li></ul></ul>