Day 1: Intro to Google Sites
Presentation - Introduction to Google Sites
How to create a new site
Create and Edit a new page
Edit Page - basic tools
Saving and deleting pages
Activity - Create a Site
Presentation: Sites templates
Activity - open portfolio template and customize
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Explore the lessons and ideas for 21st century learning at Gone Google!
Good basic Sites information on this Sites Cribsheet.
Here's a basic tutorial handout.
Google Sites help has tutorials on many useful topics to support your work with Sites.
You'll find additional help at the Google Sites help forum.
Building a website with Google sites video.
Even more sites resources:
Resources from Lead Learner: Lisa Thumann
Tips and Tricks
- Screencast on embedding Voicethread to Google Sites
- Screencast on embedding multiple calendars
- How to add an Animoto to your Google Site
- How to embed a Glog on a Google Site
- Using Announcement Pages for Blogging
- Great Example: http://peace.castilleja.org/blog-1
- Want to embed a gadget using the Featured Gadgets? Use http://www.gstatic.com
- Export data from Google Sites - from the Data Liberation team at Google.
Exemplary Administration Google Sites