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QG3 Google Docs: File Management Vocabulary

4. Suite Tools

Key Vocabulary

Cloud-Based: Cloud-based is a digital data that is stored, managed, and processed on a network of remote servers hosted on the internet, rather than on local servers or personal computers.

Download: To download is the process of transferring data or a file from one computer to another.

File: File is a resource for recording different types of data on a computer.

Folder: Folder is a space that stores files, other folders, and shortcuts on a computer.

Google Drive: Google Drive is a cloud-based storage service that enables users to store and access files online.

.PDF file: PDF is short for "Portable Document Format" which is a file able to be opened by almost any computing device without having to purchase special software. 

Upload: Upload is the process of transferring data or files from the computing device in use to a different one.

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MITECS  Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students

1. Empowered Learner
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

2. Digital Citizen
c. Demonstrate an understanding of and respect for the rights and obligations of using and sharing intellectual property

6. Creative Communicator
a. Choose the appropriate platforms and tools for meeting the desired objectives of their creation or communication
b. Create original works or responsibly repurpose or remix digital resources into their new creations
d. Publish or present content that customizes the message and medium for their intended audiences