Google Apps for Education

Steps to create a Document with an Image:

 

1. Go to google.com. 

2. In the top right signin with your school email

3. on top right corner click on

4. Create a document by clicking  New

5. From the drop-down box, select Document

6. Choose one of the following topics to write two paragraphs (one describing a brief background about your choice and one to describe why you made the choice): Favourite Artist, Athlete or Movie.

Make the document look visually appealing with titles, formatting, fonts, etc.

7. Inserting an image into your document

    a) Open a new window in google images and search for your topic (choose an appropriate image and click on See full size image)

    b) Copy the URL

    c) Go back into Google docs and click on the Insert menu, select Image

    d) Choose From the Web (URL) and paste the copied link into the space provided

    e) Click Insert

8. Change the image size by clicking the image and clicking on Change Image

  

9. Share your document with your teacher as a collabrator and a friend in the class as a viewer

    a) Click on the Share button in the top-right corner of the screen

    b) Click on Invite People

    c) Enter the teacher's name and select the name

    d) Click on the Edit radio button

    e) On the right bottom of the screen, click on Add without sending an invitation

    f) Click OK and then save and close the screen

10. Repeat step 9 to add your friend as a viewer

 

Steps to create a Webpage with a Video:

 

1. From Google Docs page, click on Sites link at the top of the page

2. Click on Create New Site

3. Name your site using your first and last name

4. Collaborate with everyone at Turkey Foot should be left selected

5. Choose a theme

6. At the bottom of the page, click Create Site

7. Click the Edit Page button on the top right corner of the screen

8. Copy and paste the text from your document into your page (your chance to figure it out!)

9. Inserting a video into your document

    a) Open a new window in google images and search for your topic (choose an appropriate image and click on See full size image)

    b) Copy the URL

    c) Go back into Google docs and click on the Insert menu, select Image

    d) Choose From the Web (URL) and paste the copied link into the space provided

    e) Click Insert

10. Once the webpage is complete - email the URL of your web page to your teacher