How to Use Google Docs - Google Essentials

Contributor: Nichole Brooker. Lesson ID: 11024

Once you stop giggling at the name "Google Docs," you will see how handy it is to have a place to store and work on documents from any place at any time. Learn the convenience of online collaboration!

categories

Technology

subject
Technology
learning style
Visual
personality style
Lion, Otter
Grade Level
Intermediate (3-5)
Lesson Type
Quick Query

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Techy Fact

According to Mashable.com, a Google staffer is commonly referred to as a "Googler," while a new team member joins as a "Noogler." Nooglers also used to wear a colorful hat with a spinner on top. According to a former employee, those hats are now pretty scarce in some offices; instead: "Every Noogler gets a yellow smiley balloon and a nameplate."

Google Docs are the answer to so many questions!

What if I get somewhere and forgot to print my paper? Log into Google and print from Google Docs!

What if I need to work with someone else on a project, but we don't live near each other? Create a shared Google Doc where both of you can edit it and make changes!

What if I want to have someone proofread my paper? Share it with them on Google Docs and they can edit and make changes!

View the How to Use Google Docs - Google Essentials slideshow below. Pay close attention to the directions so you can create your very own Google Doc!

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