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
Link to Assignment In the sidebar, 3 lines menu, teachers and students can link to the “To-do” page. This shows students the list of work they have not turned in. It shows teachers the list of assignments they have not marked as reviewed. Clicking on the assignment title launches the assignment. Hold down Control Tip:
Only Attach A Google Form If your Google Classroom assignment ONLY has a Google Form attached (linked) then when students submit the Form the assignment will automatically be submitted for the student. After submitting the Google Form the student will see an option to “Open assignment.” This is unnecessary since the assignment is automatically submitted,
Google Classroom now allows you to share files Google Drive files that do not belong to you such as a template. This saves teachers and students the extra step of adding files to their drive before sharing in Classroom. This also makes it easier for teachers and students who have multiple Google Drive accounts and
Students Link to Collaborative Sheet I am a big fan of using collaborative documents with students. Why open 30 when you can open 1. Share one Google Sheets spreadsheet and each student does their work on their own tab. When a student is done with their work they can copy the link to their sheet
When you schedule a post in Google Classroom you receive an email letting you know it was posted. I’m not the best at just deleting them right away so they gather up in my email. Periodically I go to the search box at the top of Gmail and type in “posted scheduled.” And then delete
In the Stream you want to scroll for if students are DONE with an assignment. Try using CONTROL F to do a search of the Stream. Type in DONE and press enter. Continue to press enter to cycle through all the instances of DONE. This will allow you to scroll the Stream faster.