“Force a Copy” of a Google Doc

• Use the instructions in this video and to share a copy of a Google Doc, Sheet, Slide, Form or Drawing with students or another teacher

• Share Google documents you want students to be able to edit but at the same time prevents them from altering your own original copy

• This is used for documents you are okay with users putting their own information onto/editing and perhaps submitting back to you through Google classroom

• This guide contains step-by-step instructions for obtaining the shareable link and then changing the URL to force users to make a copy