Chromebook Tutorial “Choose Your Own Adventure”

Level: Riff Raff (Beginner)

 Directions - Follow each step of the tutorial below: read, watch, and apply!

1) Sign in with your Google account username

2) Watch:

3) Battery Life/Durability

**MAKE SURE YOU SELECT THE CASE FOR THE CORRECT CHROMEBOOK MODEL YOU USE**

4) Security and updates

                             

5) Touchpad

* If you or your students have difficulty using a touchpad, a wired or wireless mouse can be attached to your Chromebook. 

6) Watch: Tutorial on Chromebook “Shelf”

7) Watch: Tutorial on Chromebook “Status Area”

8) Shortcut keys

Chromebook keyboard features

Go to the previous page in your browsing history

Go to the next page in your browsing history

Reload/Refresh your current page

Open your page in full-screen (immersive) mode. In immersive mode you will still be able to access the omnibar and tabs when you move your pointer to the top of the screen.

Switch to your next window with the Window key

Decrease screen brightness

Increase screen brightness

Mute

Decrease the volume

Increase the volume

Search the web from the address bar. Note: This key is located on the side, where you'd normally find the Caps Lock key.

A typical Chromebook keyboard does not have a Caps Lock key or a Delete key.

To access a full list of in-depth keyboard shortcuts, press CTRL+ALT+?

9) Files App

10) Signing Out of Your Chromebook

11) Power off

12) Please continue to this session’s activity...