As teachers, you get a lot of emails, and it’s easy for messages from students to get lost in the shuffle. In Google Classroom, students can easily email teachers by leaving a private comment on an assignment. Sometimes student emails are vague and can be hard to decipher. When a student leaves a private comment
Copy the Class Code On the browser version of Google Classroom there is a tiny triangle next to the class code that says “Copy code.” However, on mobile there does not appear to be any way of copying the class code. Seemingly frustrating because copying the code to email to a student is very handy.
Remove a Student from Google Classroom Removing a student is easy, simply go to the Students tab in Google Classroom. Click the checkbox next to their name and use the Actions button at the top to choose “Remove.”
Students Tab Sort Students When clicking on the Student’s tab you can find a roster of your students. The default is that students are sorted by their first name. Tiny Triangle Notice the tiny triangle next to “Sort by first name” located right above the first student listed. Click on the tiny triangle to change
Sharing the responsibility of the classroom can be one of the best things to improve a teacher’s practice. Coteachers can be easily added or removed from Google Classroom. To add a teacher click on the “About” tab and choose “Invite Teachers” on the left-hand side of the screen. Search for your coteachers by
Answer the Question or Ask a Question Using the “Create question” option in Google Classroom is a great way to hear from all students. It can be a little tricky for students at first since it seems there are 2 places to answer the question. One is the answer line that says “Type your answer.”
5 Tiny Triangles When Creating an Assignment When creating an assignment in Google Classroom notice there are 5 tiny triangles. Click on all of them! Assign to multiple classes Assign to individual students Set a due date and time. Add a topic Assign, schedule or save as draft.
Assign to Multiple Classes When creating a Google Classroom assignment you can assign to multiple classes. In the upper left where it says “For” notice the tiny triangle next to the class title. Click on this to select multiple classes to assign the assignment to. Individual Students Disabled When creating an assignment for an individual
Sometimes you need to download or move your data from Google Classroom. Visit the Google Download Data page and choose the data from the products that you would like to download. You can also choose whether you want to receive your data through an emailed link, added to your Drive or added to
Student Name Appended to Google Docs When documents are created for students from Google Classroom the student’s name is automatically appended to the front of the document title. This makes it easier to locate student work in the Google Drive folder for the assignment. Sort your Google Classroom assignment by first name to match the