Rock Star Day 1 - Calendar

Lead Learner: Danny Silva - iteachag

The Tool:

Google Calendar Crib Sheet


What can Google Calendar do for you? 

What can Google Calendar do for your class and students?

What can Google Calendar do for you school?

Taking Google Calendar to the next level 




Rock Star Calendar


Hands-On Activities:

Activity One:  A calendar has been shared with you, please add your first day students come back to school to the calendar. 

Activity Two: Get together in your groups, create a fun calendar to share with the members of your group, and share it with your group:)

Activity Three: Set up your mobile for SMS service with Google Calendar

Google For Educators:
    • Let people save an individual event from your site
    • Let people save all of your events from your site
    • Add the button basically anywhere you can put HTML code - including Google Maps - more info here.

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  • Use Google's url shorting service ( and ad ".qr" at the end and create a QR code. 
  • People can use a smartphone's Bar Code reader to add the calendar event to their calendar.
  • Put this QR Code anywhere. Even printed flyers or posters for your event.  Check out more info here.

Presentation Information from Google Workshops for Administrators (GWA)  by Kyle Brumbaugh - GWE, Brooklyn, NY