Everything Google!!

GAFE are a set of web based production tools that allow users to create word processing documents, presentations, spreadsheets, forms, webpages and more for free. Users can not only create and edit from anywhere at anytime using any device that can get online, but they can also share these documents with other users allowing them to view, edit, and/or collaborate in real time.

Google Drive
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Google Drive is a cloud base file storage and synchronization service. Share files with others to view, comment, or edit.
Google Docs
Google Docs is a word processing application. Similiar to using MS Word. Compatible with MS Word.
Google Slides
Google Slides is a presentation tool similar and compatible with MS PowerPoint.
Google Sheets
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Google Sheets is a spreadsheet applications similar to MS Excel.
Google Forms
Google Forms is a survey application that you can use to gather information/data from people

.5 Ways to Use a Google Form in Your Classroom
35,000 Videos Showing Different Way to Use Forms with Your Students

Tutorial (PDF)

Tutorial (Video)
Google Classroom
Google Classroom is available to anyone with a Google Apps for Education account.

Getting Started with Google Classroom (YouTube Channel)
Google Sites
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Google Sites is a free and easy to use website creator.
Google Reader
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Have trouble keeping up with the sites you visit? Read them in one place with Google Reader, where keeping up with your favorite websites is as easy as checking your email.
Google Maps
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Google Maps is a Google service offering powerful, user-friendly mapping technology.
Google Earth
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Google Earth allows you to travel the world through a virtual globe and view satellite imagery, maps, terrain, 3D buildings, and much more. With Google Earth's rich, geographical content, you are able to experience a more realistic view of the world. You can fly to to your favorite place, search for businesses and even navigate through directions. It's all up to you!
Google Calendar
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With Google Calendar, it's easy to keep track of life's important events all in one place.
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Gmail is a free, search-based webmail service that combines the best features of traditional email with Google's search technology.
Google PlayFor Edu.
Google Play for Education is an organized set of apps tested and approved for teachers by teachers. Organized by grade, subject, and categories. Teachers can assign apps to whole class or specific apps for specific students.
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Useful Documents

Useful Links

Chromebook Tutorial

Chromebook Classroom

ePortfolios Using Google Apps

GAFE Help Forum

GAFE Training Site (provided by Google)

GAFE Recorded Webinars (by Google)

Getting Started with Google Classroom (YouTube Channel)

Google Docs and Google Drive: Classroom Application

Google Classroom Tutorials for Teachers (YouTube Channel)

Google Cultural Institute
Discover exhibits and collections from museums and archives all around the world. Explore cultural treasures in extraordinary detail, from hidden gems to masterpieces.

Google for Education (YouTube Channel)

Google Lesson Plans

Google Products Help Forum (pick the product and ask your question!)

Google Tutorials from Richard Byrne (Tech4Teachers)

Kathy Shrock's "Bloomin Google: Google Tools to Support Blooms Taxonomy

Let Me Google Me Google That For You (Rob Leo's videos)

MODEL School's Google Tools

The Paperless Classroom with Google Docs

Pinterest: GAFE Lesson Plan Ideas

Resetting Student Passwords Video

ShakeUp Learning's (Kasey Bell) Google Apps & Extension Database