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Purpose
Google Apps
  Google Docs
  Google Sites
Google Docs
Why Google Docs?
1.   write, edit, revise, publish
2.   centralized
3.   timely
4.   history
5.   familiar layouts
6.   authentic
7.   world audience
Google Docs in Your Classroom
 1. Individual writing assignments

 2. Collaborative writing projects

 3. Turn emails/attachments into Google docs

 4. Share rubrics with students
1. Habit
2. Require
3. Share
4. File management




   Tips
Google Docs Login




  http://docs.google.com/a/cgxchange.org
GOOGLE DOCS FEATURES
Share   your project documents and other useful resource materials


Allow   your collaborators to view and edit online documents


Organize   your project collaboration in one online location with added
benefits of search and chat options
Google Docs:Wordprocessing
Enjoy  intuitive features and editing, like any traditional word processors (Spell
 Check, Justification, Bold, Italics, Underline,Tables, Font Formatting, Headers & Footers,
 etc.)


Create   basic documents from scratch or start from a template.


Upload   your existing files from Microsoft word or Rich Text Format (RTF).


Download  documents to your desktop as Microsoft Word, OpenOffice, RTF,
 Personal Document File (PDF), HTML or ZIP.


Choose who can access, view, and even edit your
 documents to collaborate.


Email   your documents out as attachment
Google Docs: Spreadsheets
   Import .xls, .txt and .ods formatted data.


   Export .xls,.txt and .ods formatted data and PDF and HTML files.


   Use formatting and formula editing so you can calculate results and
    make your data look the way you want it.


   Chat in real time with others who are editing your spreadsheet.


   Embed a spreadsheet, or individual sheets of your spreadsheet, in
    your blog or website.
Google Docs: Presentation
   Share and edit presentations with your friends and coworkers.
   Import existing presentations
   Download your presentations
   Easily edit your presentations.
   Insert images and videos, and format your slides to fit your
    preferences.
   Allow real-time viewing of presentations, online, from separate
    remote locations.
   Publish and embed your presentation in a webpage, allowing access
    to a wide audience.
Google Apps Tutorial
Useful materials: training videos
•http://services.google.com/apps/resources/overvie
ws/welcome/topicWelcome/index.html

•http://services.google.com/apps/resources/overvie
ws/welcome/topicDocs/index.html

•http://services.google.com/apps/resources/overvie
ws_breeze/DocsSpreadsheets/index.html

           Thank you!
   ILRI/ICRAF ICT SERVICES

				
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