Search Engine Basics
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Using a Search Engine in the Classroom
1. Choose your search engine based on your information need/learning style and learning target.
2. Gather the needed data efficiently.
3. Then, try to combine the search engine data and Web 2.0 tools for your "Do's" in the classroom.
Creating Prior Knowledge/Building Background Information (with Stixy.com and Wallwisher.com)
Build a Timeline (with Timetoast.com)
Compare and Contrast Points of View/Sources
Research (with diigo.com and Noodle quest)
Multimedia Scrapbooks (with Cooliris.com)
Create biographies (with 123people.com and pipl.com)