Parents Guide to Google Classroom


Parents Guide to Google Classroom


What is Google Classroom?

Think of Google Classroom (GC) As your child’s digital link to learning. Teachers use GC to share assignments, homework, newsletters, and much more with students AND parents!


Getting Started

Your child was provided with a secure login and password that is unique to them. Check with his/her teacher to obtain this private information OR ask them to add you as a parent via email!

1. Click on the Google Chrome browser icon.

2. Type  www.centralislip.k12.ny.us into your web address bar. 

3. Click on SIGN IN in the upper right hand corner of the browser window.

4. On the next screen enter the school provided email address and click Next

    Your username is student ID and Last name for example  
    John Mejia-Smith
    1234smith@centralislip.k12.ny.us


5. Type in your password & click Sign In

6. On the next screen, there will be an option to stay signed in.
    Click Yes to continue.


7. On the next screen there will be an option to try the updated My App Experience. Click Try It
    

8. You are now logged into the Student Portal. You can access email and all other web based school applications.

9. Click on the Google Classroom Icon to access your classes


Navigating Classroom

1. Click on the waffle button and then the Google Classroom icon

2. Click on the class you wish to view.