May the FORCE be with You -Forcing the Copy -- Making a Google Doc, Slide, or Sheet into a forced copy
You can always force a copy when you want to share an item. This is especially helpful when you want to make sure that your item will not be edited accidentally. You can then easily share the link with by removing the word /edit and changing it to /copy. See the slide deck below for play by play. Sharing is caring.
Sharing Google documents for students to make their own copy can be a little cumbersome or frustrating on an iPad. Always model the process for students on how to take a shared Google Doc and create their copy. Although you will feel like a broken record the more you model the process, the easier it will become. The guide below walks you through the steps on an iPad.
Cathie Gillner is a middle school Mobile Device teacher.