Parent Resources for Digital Learning
  • How does my child complete work if there is no internet or power?

    Working offline with Google Drive, Docs, Sheets and Slides.

     

    For Drive:

    Go to drive.google.com

    Click on the gear icon gear  in the upper right corner then on Settings. On the Settings menu, check the box for Offline then click Done.

    drive settings

     

    For Docs, Sheets and Slides:

    Step 1. Open your Chrome browser (must be Chrome. IE, Safari or Firefox will not work)

    Step 2. Install the Google Docs Offline app in the Chrome Web Store

    Step 3. Go to one of the Google apps and click on the Main Menu. This will activate for all 3 apps.

    docs main menu

    Step 4. Click on Settings in the Main Menu.

    main menu settings

    Step 5. Click on the toggle switch next to "Offline".

    offline

    Read the Google Help info here, Google Offline.