Google Apps for Education Gr 3-6

GAFEGoogle Apps for Education (GAFE) is now available for elementary students in grades 3-6.   Check with your principal and your Elementary Technology Curriculum specialist for information on how you can get started using Google Apps for Education with your students.

You will want to ensure that your students have had Net safety training, NetSafe Utah.  There are great lessons and videos that you can use with your students to help them better understand various aspects of net safety.

District GAFE classes are now available.  Sign up for any or all classes listed below to learn more about using GAFE in your classroom.  Download GAFE flyer here

Jan 14: Google Classroom
Wed, Jan 14, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Google Classroom is designed to help teachers create and collect assignments paperlessly, including time-saving features like the ability to automatically make a copy of a Google Document for each student. It also creates Drive folders for each assignment and for each student to help keep everyone organized.

Jan 21: Google Drive & Docs
Wed,  Jan 21, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Create and share your work online and access your documents from any computer.
Manage documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and forms all in one place.

Jan 28:  Google Sheets & Forms
Wed,  Jan 28, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Learn how to create, share, and collaborate using Google sheets and forms. Master basic spreadsheet formulas and functions. Learn how to harness the power of Google forms for data collection.

Feb 10:  Google Slides & Drawing
Tues, Feb 10, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Google slides: Create a new presentation and edit with others at the same time.  Google Drawing: Create, share, and edit drawings, make a diagram or chart, or paint an image.

Feb 17:  Google Sites
Tues, Feb 17, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Google Sites is a free and easy way to create and share webpages. Learn how to create and personalize your website, add classroom calendars, docments, and more.

Feb 24:  Google Apps on the iPad
Tues, Feb 24, 2015 • 4:30-6:30 pm, ASB Computer Lab
Learn how to access Google drive, docs, sheets, forms and other Google apps on your iPad.

For more information contact:

Bonnie Muir, 801-567-8726
Deanna Taylor, 801-567-8773