Unit 1 Activity 1 - Setting up Google Classroom

   

 

 

Go to classroom.google.com and log in with your Google Apps account.  Remember, you will need an Apps for Education account to have a Google Classroom. After you get logged in, go to the upper right-hand corner and click on the + sign.  You will see this:

Click on Create class. Name your class, add a section number, if applicable, and click on create. Theme Let's start by setting the tone of your class with the theme.  If you click on Select Theme in the right hand corner of the header bar, you will get to the gallery with a number of options to choose from.    

Click on Create class. Name your class, add a section number, if applicable, and click on create.

Theme

Let's start by setting the tone of your class with the theme.  If you click on Select Theme in the right hand corner of the header bar, you will get to the gallery with a number of options to choose from.

 

 

  The Stream Below the Header Bar, you will see the Stream. This is where announcements and assignments are seen. Students may post comments to the stream and they are seen by all. Students If you click on Students in the Header Bar, you can see all students enrolled in your class. You can also invite students by email or get the code they will use to join your class.  Students will go to the same place you did, classroom.google.com, and, instead of creating a class, they will join using their apps login and the code you provide them. About The about page allows you to give students any information they will need about the class. You can also attach needed files, like the syllabus here.    

 

The Stream

Below the Header Bar, you will see the Stream. This is where announcements and assignments are seen. Students may post comments to the stream and they are seen by all.

Students

If you click on Students in the Header Bar, you can see all students enrolled in your class. You can also invite students by email or get the code they will use to join your class.  Students will go to the same place you did, classroom.google.com, and, instead of creating a class, they will join using their apps login and the code you provide them.

About

The about page allows you to give students any information they will need about the class. You can also attach needed files, like the syllabus here.

 

 

Please set up a Classroom with your Google Apps account. Add a theme and fill out the About section.