Breakout Group: G Suite Launchpad

Breaking Out of the Box: Students as Innovators

March 22, 2017


Breakout Group: The Launchpad: Application Station

Mentor(s): Corra Novak and Emily Barker


Breakout Group Summary:

Ready to apply what you’ve learned to a specific tool?  We’ll support you with it!


Resource Name

Link(s)

Audience/ Grade level

Description: Why/How/When to use

Google Classroom

classroom.google.com

K-12

Possibilities are endless!

Blogger

www.blogger.com

3-12

Blog about literature, learning, math, science projects, history!  Students can create their own learning log or you could have them do “Guest Blog Posts” and publish them on a rotating basis, essentially creating your own class e-publication!

Chrome Add-Ons/Extensions


K-12/Teacher use more frequent

Add-ons and Extensions are extremely useful for the teacher and students for multiple applications.

Tinkercad

https://www.tinkercad.com/

5-12

Design 3D print model or customize a design created elsewhere

Google Sites

sites.google.com

5-12

Create templates for students and have students create their own websites or class websites

  • Similar to blogger

NearPod

https://nearpod.com/

1-12


VoiceThread

http://voicethread.com/

K-12

This tool allow students to easily assemble images and add speech to create a project to share.

PiktoChart

https://piktochart.com/

K-12

Piktochart allows individuals to easily create infographics to synthesize information and share it with the world in a new way!

Canva

https://www.canva.com/

3+

Simple tool for creating graphics, flyers, etc. which students can use to express their ideas in visually stunning ways.

SeeSaw




PearDeck




Kahoot!

Kahoot!

Teacher and Students

Create a Kahoot to enhance excitement and engagement in your classroom while collecting valuable data from students.  Participants are asked in real-time, to an unlimited number of “players”, creating a social, fun and game-like learning environment.

Plickers

Plickers

Teachers and Students

Plickers is a powerfully simple tool that lets teachers collect real-time formative assessment data without the need for student devices.


PlayPosit

https://www.playposit.com/dash#

Teachers and Students

PlayPosit You can create videos and add points to check for understanding. You can create multiple choice questions or short response questions. The child can go at his or her own pace. This site will also collect the data for you. Playpos it also has premade videos. - J. Lujan

My Simple Show

https://www.mysimpleshow.com

Teachers and Students




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