This website is being built by Allanah King to support learning about all the clever things that you can do with Google

She is a MOE accredited facilitator who can come to your school and support your students and teachers in their use of digital technologies.

Allanah is a Google Certified Teacher, class of 2013 and Google Education Trainer 2014


If you would like to drop me a file to my Google Drive all you need to do is click on this box and write your name and upload the file. Here is the shared to view Google folder that your files will end up. If you want to do this for yourself watch this video and copy and personalise the script.

1. We are playing with this Google Doc 

Click here to get to our first Google Doc.

  • Research- images, referencing, scholar, quotes etc
  • Creating new docs from templates made by others- Create a doc- File- New- From template- or Connect it from your create menu by Connect More- Drive Template.
  • Add Ons for Google Docs

2. We are playing with these Google Presentations

This is how it looks like on a blog- Moturoa's blog post - Five Things Google Presentation

3. We are playing with Google Draw

  • Here are a few more Google Draw examples to show you what can do...

Remember you can embed a Google Drawing in the same way you can embed a Google Presentation.

4. We are playing with Google Forms

Here is a useful set of help articles around using all things Google.

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Here is a great video that explains the SAMR model as it might relate to Google Docs.

Video of how teachers at Magee Elementary School use Google Apps to personalise learning in their classes.

Sandy Lediard from 
Rongotea School told me how using Google has transformed her practice.

Sandy talks about Google at Rongotea School

Here is a crowd sourced Google Presentation that you can add to that shares ways teachers can use Google Applications.

You can also add your ideas to this Google Doc.

Creative Ways to Use Google Applications

Point England School in Auckland share their use of Google Applications and Chromebooks.

Point England Google Video

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