Thursday, February 5, 2015
Primarily Google: Twelve K-3 Activities for Google Classroom
In my position as a technology coach in a K-12 district, I've been working diligently to spread the word about Google Classroom. Teachers throughout the district have enthusiastically embraced this valuable new tool!
One of my biggest challenges with All-Things-Google has traditionally been getting "buy in" from K-3 teachers. Working with younger students adds the unique challenges of device and classroom management, as well as the additional need to teach and constantly reinforce basic technology skills.
Because it's so easy for teachers and students, Google Classroom has become the bridge that gets even the most technologically hesitant of teachers using Google Apps for Education!
So, YES! You can use Google Classroom in the primary grades! Here are some examples of Google Classroom being used with K-3 students.