Program a Progress Bar in Google Slides

Google's Applied Digital Skills

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This lesson uses videos to teach critical life and technology skills:


  1. Introduction to Program a Progress Bar in Google Slides
  2. Program a Function
  3. Program a Shape
  4. Program a Color
  5. Program a Loop
  6. Program a Progress Bar in Google Slides Wrap-Up
  7. Extension: Share Your Code
  8. Extension: Duplicate Multiple Slides and Extend Your Progress Bar
  9. Extension: Troubleshoot Common Syntax Errors
  10. Extension: Make a Copy of Your Code to Try a New Color
  11. Extension: Add a Progress Bar in Google Forms
  12. Extension: Assign a Custom Color with Hex Codes

Life Skills

  • Coding/scripting can add functionality to an existing application
  • Adding a loop can make a code more efficient
  • Understand the role of a variable in coding
  • Understand the function of a script editor in coding

Technology Skills

  • Opening a new presentation
  • Giving the presentation a title
  • Adding slides
  • Opening the script editor
  • Running a variable
  • Adding code by copying and pasting
  • Adding a loop
  • Adding an open function
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