Agenda



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Our Day: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM


8:30 - 8:55 - Arrival Time
  • Please sign in at the front desk - look for the flag poles :-)
  • Please park in the lower parking lot down by the Dutton Arena


9:00 - Welcome and Introductions
  • Intro 
Why Google Apps/Google Docs?

  • Welcome to the "Cloud
  • Presentation
    • Constant improvements and updates
    • Device Independent
    • Browser based - some issues to be aware of
    • File Management
      • one document - many possible locations
      • sharing and collaboration
      • Docs vs. Drive
      • Updated Apps - Docs, Sheets, Slides for your phone and tablet
      • organize your class document flow with Google Classroom and or shared folders.


    • Sign into SJR Learners - SAGE accounts
        • your username will look like this: ptaylor@learners.sjr.mb.ca
        • Password will be given out at the conference
        • Recommend you use the Chrome or Firefox Browser in my lab
    • Google Classroom Link (we will have to make sure you are signed in to the Learners account - this is what SJR calls its Google Apps for Education domain)

  • Difference between Apps for Education and Google Docs/Drive
  • First Shared Doc - Spread Sheet

Word Processor
  • sharing
  • research tool
  • language translation
  • import/export options
  • writing process and collaboration
    • comments
    • suggestion mode
    • chat
    • revision history
  • Addons - example Draftback
Spreadsheets and Forms
  • Examples
  • Formulas
  • Sorting
  • exporting

  • Creating a Form (Survey)
  • Making a Form Public
    • embed
    • links
    • email


10:15 - 10:30 Break
- Snacks, Coffee, Tea provided

Presentations - online Slide Show
  • Presentations vs. Keynote or PowerPoint
  • Converting PowerPoint
  • Creating a Presentation
    • graphics
    • bullets and builds
  • Themes

12:00 - 1:00 Lunch - Lunch is available on site if you have responded to the email I sent out earlier this week. You are welcome to bring a lunch to eat on campus. There are several restaurants on Pembina Highway too.


Google Classroom - LMS (Learning Management System) Lite
  • Managing a paperless classroom - Document Flow
  • Student View
  • Teacher View
  • New features


2:15 - 2:30 Break

If Time 

Sites – a website, a wiki, or a blog
  • Sample Sites
  • Creating Sites
    • page types
    • layouts
    • navigation options
    • widgets
  • Sharing Options

Google Apps for Education - other tools

  • calendar
  • 3rd party add-ons and apps
  • Chromebook

Q&A

Practice/play time



Session Resources