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Chromebook Scavenger Hunt

Come explore the Google Chromebook! Learn how to navigate the ins & outs of this classroom student device. You will take screenshots, personalize settings, activate the Chromebook magic. By the end of this course, you will be able to prepare your students for daily Chromebook use and guide them to better use their device. 
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3
hours
10 months
access
5
components

Course Objectives

Begin your Scavenger Hunt!
  • The learner will understand the basics of how Chromebooks are managed, AppHub and Play Store Apps. 

Challenge 1: Chromebook Basics
The learner will explore...
  • An Overview of Chromebooks
  • What you CAN & CAN'T Do on a Chromebook
  • Scrolling & Clicking...and Where is CAPS LOCK!?
  • Important Things to Know

Challenge 2: Explore the Desktop
The learner will...
  • Tour the Desktop
  • Customize the Desktop
  • Take a Picture/Video with the Chromebook

Challenge 3: Shortcuts
The learner will...
  • Chromebook Keyboard Shortcuts
  • Digging Deeper into Keyboard Shortcuts

Challenge 4: The Chrome Browser
The learner will practice...
  • Pinning Tabs & Bookmarks
  • How to View with a Split Screen
  • How to Locate a Missing Toolbar

Challenge 5: Saving to the Chromebook
The learner will understand...
  • Knowing When & Where to Save
Meet the expert

Brooke Lowery, M.Ed.

Brooke is an experienced Elementary and Middle School classroom educator and expert digital learning facilitator. She credits her own teaching transformation to the work she’s done with reluctant learners. Finding new ways to reach them influenced Brooke to reshape her classroom into a mixed media learning environment, which eventually led her into working with teachers full time. Brooke strives to help educators create engaging and technology-rich learning experiences for their own classrooms. Brooke has such a natural, approachable style, everyone that has ever met her feels like her best friend!
Brooke is a Google Level 1 & Level 2 Certified Educator and a Google Certified Trainer.