Chromebooks For Kids Training Hyperdoc – Now Available on Amazon!

“Chromebooks For Kids” Now Available on Amazon! Do you have Chromebooks in your classroom but not quite sure how to teach your students to use them? Would you like a “Fast Track” way to build a paperless workflow using your new Chromebooks? “Chromebooks For Kids – Training Your Elementary Chrome Squad ($39.99 on Amazon)” is…

Read More

Start Your Year With Google Chrome Basics for Kids

Google Chrome Basics For Kids According to the New York Times, a reported 7 million Chromebooks were delivered to schools across the United States in 2016. So hopefully, you were one of those fortunate teachers that now have this amazing device available to you to transform your teaching. Chromebooks are more than just an easy…

Read More

Chrome Squad- Elementary Edition (Part 5) Finally Coming Together- Using an Interactive Chromie Bootcamp Chart

Finally Coming Together- Using an Interactive Chromie Bootcamp Chart My ebook/Hyperdoc– “Chromebooks for Kids- Training Your Elementary Chrome Squad”  was created to better transition elementary students from iPads to the ever popular Chromebooks. It is a Step-By-Step comprehensive guide for teachers to share with their students learning to use Google tools on Chromebooks in a…

Read More

Chrome Squad- Elementary Edition (Part 4) Skills to Begin, Name Badges & Earning Gems

Skills and Resources Necessary to Begin Now that my small group of 10 3rd grade Chromies understand our goals and expectations, it was time for the fun part to begin! We needed to focus on the details of what skills we should start working on together based on our own observations and classroom teacher input. It was…

Read More

Chrome Squad- Elementary Edition (Part 3) Where to Begin With Students and Staff?

   Chrome Squad Selection Done, Now What? As with any new initiative, there are many pieces to gather and then there’s finding the best working solution for each of those pieces. I knew I was on to something with this “Chrome Squad” idea when I saw the excitement on my students’ faces but overwhelmed expressions…

Read More

“Chrome Squad”- Elementary Edition (Part 1 Intro.)

Ask Me, I Am a Chromie! Are you teaching young children to use “G Suite”, formerly known as Google Apps For Education? With Chromebooks taking over as the device of choice for most districts, we as classroom teachers have an exciting yet challenging role to play in this transition to integrate technology into our classrooms. Most…

Read More