Gale Databases & Google Pathway

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New features on selected Gale Databases

  • highlight
  • note
  • curriculum standards
  • export to Google Classroom or Google Drive
  • for now only works with Canada in Context, Science in Context databases & Research in Context (found under "Power Search")
  • watch the four-minute video for information on Gale Upgrades featuring Google Pathway.

Accessing Google Pathway

  • log into Google Classroom using p00...@pdsb.net
  • you can log in from the In Context databases
  • at school, YOU need to be logged into the computer to access YOUR Google Classroom
  • at home, your password is the same as your computer login

Google Classroom

  • It's like Facebook for school
  • share notes to Google Classroom: it's the little green button at the top of the page
  • the link you post will take you back to article on database
  • you can continue highlighting and note-taking within the database

Google Drive

  • It's like Microsoft Word, but it's Google.
  • download highlighted articles to Google Drive. Notes are saved at the bottom of the article. You are also able to edit the article or make interactive notes if saved in Google Drive.

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