Read&Write Google


In order to help teachers maximize use of Google Docs with students, we have purchased an extension called Read&Write Google. This extension has the following features
  1. Highlighters for marking up a Google Doc, PDF, or ePub
  2. Ability to pull highlights into a new document
  3. A built in picture and traditional dictionary
  4. Text-to-speech in Docs and on ANY website

Activity

  1. Make a copy of this document. 
  2. Play with the following functions:
    1. Text-to-speech
    2. Highlighters
    3. Create a document from highlights
  3. On this shared Google Document, add a couple ideas HOW you could use this tool with students.