Applied Digital Skills

Integrating Applied Digital Skills in the Science Classroom

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Use Digital Skills to Enhance Your Science Lessons

From posters in the classroom to commenting in Google Slides, even science teachers are taking the leap from pen and paper to digitally engaging learning experiences. Amanda Alford is a 7th grade science teacher from Indiana and a certified Applied Digital Skills Instructor. This email-course shares her step-by-step instructions for ways to use Google’s Applied Digital Skills Curriculum in the science classroom.

Course Details

Length: 5 daily emails
Cost: FREE
Subject: Science
Level: Introductory

Integrate Digital Skills in your Lessons

Whether you teach Math or English, Social Studies or Science, digital skills are invaluable for your students to learn to prepare for their future. Start creating new learning experiences for your students using Google’s Applied Digital Skills curriculum. Applied Digital Skills uses project-based learning to help your students develop in-demand job and life skills like budgeting, creating stories, organizing information about college and more. It’s suitable for all middle and high school students in many types of classes, and is adjustable for younger grades as well. To get started, check out real-life examples across the curriculum, in the classroom. #GrowWithGoogle.

Start Creating Lessons for Your Classroom

Enhance your science lessons with trusted, free curriculum from Google for Education that teaches students digital skills that have immediate, real-life application.

How to Get Started

Sign in as an Instructor with a Google account at You will need one computer and one set of headphones per learner.

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Stories from Teachers

  • “Mostly, Applied Digital Skills has helped cultivate a sense of community, engagement, excitement, and collaboration in my classroom.”
    Amanda Alford
    Middle School Science Teacher