Voice Typing Google

Voice Typing | Templates

How will I use Voice Typing during Stage 2 of the Writing Process for Drafting, Designing, Evaluating and/or Researching?

Accessing Voice Typing

Open up a Google Doc, Go to Tools and scroll down to Voice typing. Click Voice typing and a floating microphone box will appear to the left. Click on the microphone.

Screen Shot 2015-10-31 at 8.15.54 AM

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Once the microphone is activated you will see the read recording circle. (Most recording applications use the color red to note that you are recording.)

 Screen Shot 2015-10-31 at 8.45.36 AM

Remind students to talk slowly and enunciate. Some students use this tool in conjunction with Read and Write during Stage 2 of writing.

Voice Typing for Teaching and Learning

  • Hearing your speaking voice
  • Getting your ideas down quicker
  • Focusing on the words not the writing

Common Core Integration

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.W.5
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.

Voice Typing | Templates