Considered one of my favourite issues is to have all college students on the identical ONE Google Slides. This permits me to see all pupil work collectively in actual time. To provoke class discussions round pupil work and pupil concepts. To do suggestions NOW with the scholars somewhat than me doing suggestions on my own the place I hope they learn it.
Roster to Slides
My Unofficial Add-on creates a Google Slides with the scholars names on a slide and a workspace slide. This helps you with doing JigSaw actions the place college students current their a part of the general mission.
You cannot get the template within the market, you could make a replica of my template:
You can be prompted to make a replica of the spreadsheet. Wait as much as a minute for the Add-on menu to indicate “Roster to Slides.”
Click on on the Add-on menu and select “Setup” from “Roster to Slides.”
Notice: You might want to do that twice. Authorizing might override displaying the setup.
Paste Your Roster
In column A put pupil names. Optionally you possibly can put final names in column B. That is there in case your pasted roster has them separated it would nonetheless work.
After pasting your roster of pupil names, return to the Add-on menu and “Create Slides.”
Let the Add-on run. It simply takes a minute for it to generate new Slides. Anticipate a pop as much as point out that the Slides are created.
Copy the Hyperlink
The hyperlink within the pop up shouldn’t be a stay hyperlink, however you possibly can spotlight the hyperlink and replica it to your clipboard (Management C). Open a brand new tab (Management T) and paste (Management V) to open the Slides. Alternatively, go to Google Drive and click on on “Current.”
Notice that you just do want to shut the pop up field earlier than the names populate on the Google Slides.
Inexperienced Slide per Pupil
A slide with a inexperienced background ought to have been created for every pupil, adopted by a white background clean slide per pupil.
Tip: Click on on the two by 3 grid within the backside left nook to see grid view of all the coed slides.
Modify the Template
To alter the font measurement, coloration, kind or make different modifications use the View menu and select “Grasp.”
Notice that as a result of the code provides the inexperienced background this may override background modifications. Tip so as to add a rectangle over the background of the structure grasp to alter all inexperienced slides without delay.