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QG1 Google Docs: Formatting Tools Introduction

4. Suite Tools


In this Quest, you will learn to use formatting features in a document you create.


  • use the spelling and grammar check features
  • format the title
  • change the size and typeface of the font, use bold, italics and underline
  • change the color of the text and use highlights
  • use the alignment tools to center or right-align text
  • get a word count
  • add page numbers in the header or footer
  • explore tasks menu
  • translate the document into another language
  • view the version history

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MITECS   Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students

1. Empowered Learner
c. Students use technology to seek feedback that informs and improves their practice and to demonstrate their learning in a variety of ways.
d. Understand the fundamental concepts of technology operations, demonstrate the ability to choose, use and troubleshoot current technologies, are able to transfer their knowledge to explore emerging technologies

6. Creative Communicator
a. choose the appropriate platforms and tools for meeting the desired objectives of their creation or communication