G-SUITE

Google Apps for Education - Outline grade 6

An option to kick off this unit is to use the Google for Education lessons created by Google. Find simulation at this link.

Chrome Browser

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for lesson

1

Chrome Browser

  • Identify terms used in Browsers
  • Understand and apply methods of the Chrome Browser
  • Apply Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Explore and label Browser parts

Lesson Plan-Chrome

Gmail, Google Accounts and Internet Safety Review

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

2

Accessing Accounts & Gmail Google Apps for Education

  • Log into Google accounts
  • Read and discuss terms and conditions
  • Discuss and analyze data about the class’ favorite subjects using a Google Form
  • Delete messages (single/multiple)
  • Open, receive and read an email

Lesson Plan-G-Mail

Gmail with Email Etiquette

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

3

Gmail & Gmail Etiquette

  • Access and open email
  • Read and reply to email
  • Forward an email
  • Manage Gmail with labels
  • Create Gmail contacts
  • Work with attachments

Lesson Plan-Gmail

Google Calendar

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

4

Google Calendar

  • Schedule events
  • Add event reminders
  • Share and view calendars
  • Manage a team calendar
  • Customize calendars

Lesson Plan-Calendar

Google Keep

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

5

Google Keep

  • Access and open Keep
  • Add non-formattable text to a note
  • Create a checklist
  • Add images to notes
  • Organize lists with color coding and/or labels
  • Share notes with collaborators
  • Delete and archive notes

Lesson Plan-Keep

Google Docs

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

6

Google Docs

Lesson Plan-Docs

Google Drive

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for lesson

7

Google Drive

  • Access Google Drive
  • Discuss the differences between an unfiled document, a shared document, a folder and a shared folder
  • Create folders for document organization
  • Share folders with the teacher
  • Make a copy of a previous document and move it into a folder
  • Create a new document, and “file” it in the appropriate shared folder

Lesson Plan-Drive

Google Drawings

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

8

Google Drawing

  • Log into Google accounts
  • Read and discuss terms and conditions
  • Discuss and analyze data about the class’ favorite subjects using a Google Form
  • Delete messages (single/multiple)
  • Open, receive and read an email

Lesson Plan-Drawing

Google Slides

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

Google Slides

  • View and discuss the features of a Google Presentation, and compare/contrast to tools and features of a Google Document and/or Google Drawing
  • Create a slide including the required components described
  • Use various methods to select and modify elements (ex: double/triple click, click and drag, edit/select, etc)
  • View a collaborative Presentation; analyze benefits and limitations of collaboration in a shared Presentation

Lesson Plan-Slides

Google Forms

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

9

Google Forms

  • Participate in taking a Google Form
  • Access and create a Google Form
  • Understand uses of Google Forms
  • Collect and analyze data from a Google Form
  • Transfer data from a Google Form to a Slide set

Lesson Plan-Forms

Google Sheets

Day

Critical Concepts

Tools for Lesson

10-11

Google Sheets

  • Understand key terms
  • Understand how to use the Quizlet App to use for studying in all subject areas
  • Participate in a collaborative, digital environment with proper netiquette
  • Create, edit and use formulas in spreadsheet software

Lesson Plan-Sheets

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Updated October 12, 2017