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Google Science Fair: What is it?

Ever heard of the Google Science Fair? No? This video is a short description of some of the amazing things previous winners have done. Are your...

Google Science Fair: Highlights

This video showcases finalists from the 2015 Google Science Fair.  The students put a voice to their work and experiences as participants in the...

Google Classroom: Posting Assignments

There are lots of ways to use the assignments features inside Google Classroom. It is one of the most flexible parts of Classroom. This video is...

Google Classroom: Training Center

Five-Star is an official training partner with Google, and we love their products! The Pyxis Team has developed numerous trainings for Google...

Google Classroom: Creating Classes

Are you ready to create your first class in Google Classroom?  Google has created a fantastic resource page to help get you started and guide you...

Google Docs: Basics of Sharing

Mom always said that it's best to share! That is a simple enough concept, but how about when it comes to sharing a Google Document? In this video...

Google Forms: Self-grading Quizzes

In this video tutorial by Richard Byrne, author of the blog Free Technology For Teachers, demonstrates how easy it is to set-up and use Google Forms...

Google Drive: Quick How To

This video is one of our favorites. It is jam packed full of great information for first time users of Google Drive. Remember if it moves a little...

Google Drive: Uploading Files

We hear about the advantages of the cloud all the time. Don't wait any longer. Get your files off that computer and store them in a safer place, your...

Google Draw: How to Create a Vector Icon

Creating icons can really come in handy as a teacher. This video will take you through a step by step process that will allow you to create a vector...

iPad: Google Slides Intro

Google Slides is a powerful tool for teachers and students. If you are using an iPad you will need to download the Google Slides App. This video will...

Google Drive: Changing the Color of Your Folders

If you love organization, we know you love colors. Did you know that you can change the colors of your Google Drive folders to help keep things...

Google Drive: Transfer Ownership of Files or Folders

If you have created a file or folder but no longer need it, you could simply delete it from your Google Drive. However, if you do this, anyone who...

Lesson Example: Google Tour Builder

Make history come alive by using Google Tour Builder. This video outlines a lesson for 5th grade students that explores the Lewis and Clark...

Lesson Example: Google Earth Geography

It's never to early to start seeing the world from different perspectives. This video demonstrates a lesson with first grade students that...

Google Docs: Crop Images & Apply Masks

Square images are for "squares." Did you know that there are lots of things you can do with your images in a Google Doc? You can change size, color,...

Google Drive: Advanced Tricks

Time to level up! You might know your way around Google Drive, but do you know these tricks? Take a look at some advanced maneuvers and see if you...

Google Expeditions Virtual Field Trips

This video will give you a look at Google Expeditions from the teacher's perspective. As the teacher you can lead students through lots of different...

Google Cardboard: Virtual Reality Basics

Google has made virtual reality an option in the classroom by creating a VR device that is super cheap. Even if it's cheap, it will be ineffective if...

Google Cardboard & Titans of Space

Google Cardboard is a program that allows you to bring immersive virtual reality experiences into your classroom in an affordable way.  All you...