Do you feel like you are always behind schedule? Staying on track can be a struggle in any classroom. Setting a visible timer is a helpful way to keep the day rolling and encourage students to be responsible for their own time management. By simply incorporating YouTube videos into Google Slides, you can have an entire set of timers at your fingertips.
Here's how to create a slide deck of task timers:
That's it! You now have a set of timers to project on your classroom display. Need help getting started? Try using this template. Duplicate the slide you will use by pressing crtl+d. Then, edit the text to reflect the task.
Dana Lane is a Technology Coordinator, and Kristy Graham is an Instructional Technology Specialist - both at Rivercrest School District. They are passionate about technology and learning and enjoy sharing this passion with teachers and students.