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Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps, 4E

A Visual and Interactive Learning Experience for Mastering Google Applications


Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps, 4E immerses students in the powerful collaborative and cloud-based environment of Google applications. With illustrative screenshots and easy-to-follow instructions, students will learn the key skills needed to communicate, collaborate, and produce dynamic work across Google Drive, Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Forms, Sites, Drawings, and Meet. The engaging, hands-on lessons of this text will empower students to confidently navigate the Google ecosystem as they create and share professional documents, master cloud-based ­le management, participate in virtual meetings, and more.

The 4th edition of Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps features brand new lessons, additional Google features and skills, and updated screenshots familiarizing students with the latest changes to Google’s applications.

Watch Video Overview

  • 65 hands-on lessons teaching basic to intermediate Google Apps skills
  • Step-by-step, screenshot-based instructions
  • Students learn the power of collaborating and integrating content across Google Apps
  • Online Instructor Resources include Lesson Source Files, Answer Keys and Grading Rubrics, Unit Performance Assessments, and Slide Show Teaching Tools
Table of Contents (Condensed)

Curriculum Guide


Unit 1: Drive

Unit 2: Gmail

Unit 3: Docs

Unit 4: Sheets

Unit 5: Slides

Unit 6: Forms

Unit 7: Sites

Unit 8: Drawings

Unit 9: Meet

Unit 10: Collaboration 
New in the 4th Edition
  • New and up-to-date screenshots, skills, and lessons
  • Illustrates updated Google Drive interface
  • Covers "smart canvas" updates to Google applications
  • Explores streamlined integration across Google applications
  • Includes new skills such as smart chips, table features, spreadsheet formula suggestions, and more
  • Native Google Source Files allow instructors to share lesson files with students
FREE Online Instructor Resources

The Free Online Instructor Resources for Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps, 4E are housed on eReadiness.com.


Online Instructor Resources Include:

  • Lesson Source Files
    • Native Google source files offer instructors the option to share each lesson’s starting file with students, or to require students to key for additional practice.
  • Lesson Answer Keys and Grading Rubrics
  • Unit Performance Assessments, Answer Keys, and Grading Rubrics
    • Unit Performance Assessments allow students to demonstrate the skills learned in each unit by creating a specific type of document.
  • Slide Show Teaching Tools
    •  Presentation Slides introduce the new skills and concepts of each lesson in an accessible, easy-to-understand format.
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Grade: 6-8, 9-12

Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps, 4E (Print) - Min. 15 (Available September)
ISBN: 9781626896215
Author: The Development Team at B.E. Publishing and Joy Tavano
© 2024
Size: 8.5" x 11"
Page Count: 504
Print Color: Full Color
Binding: Spiral Bound

Learn-by-Doing: Google Apps, 4E (eTextbook 5 Yr. Student License) - Min. 15
ISBN: 9781626896222
Author: The Development Team at B.E. Publishing and Joy Tavano
© 2024
Page Count: 504
Print Color: Full Color

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