What is Google Docs


Teachers -
http://docs.cvsd.k12.pa.us
Students -
http://docs.student.cvsd.k12.pa.us






Google Docs not only includes word documents but also

  • Spreadsheets and Graphs


  • Forms


  • Presentations


Reason for Use


  • Easily share and edit documents, spreadsheets & presentations online.
  • Collaborative environment that can be accessed from any computer with internet access.
  • Much more stream-lined for collaboration than email attachments.
  • Upload/Export PDF's and Microsoft or Open Office documents, spreadsheets, and presentations.
  • Formative and Summative Assessment -Spreadsheets feature- create forms that can serve as surveys, questionnaires or quizzes.

Ease of Use

  • Teachers go to http://docs.cvsd.k12.pa.us
  • Students go to http://docs.student.cvsd.k12.pa.us
  • Every student and teacher has an account
    • Username is "firstname_lastname"
    • Password
      • for students is "7 digit student ID
      • for teachers what ever they set up (default is password)
  • Editing is similar to Microsoft Office and Open Office products.
  • You can upload or export already created Microsoft Office or Open Office documents.
  • Folder organizational structure.


Resources


Examples for Departments

Google Doc to collaborate on Science Lab Procedures

Examples for Teachers

Sample Form


Sample Spreadsheet of Results




Primary

Intermediate

Middle School


High School

Examples for Students

Primary

Intermediate

Middle School

7th Grade Science



High School