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  1. page Additional Information and Printable Resources edited ... This slideshow depicts many useful websites that focus on learning more about successful sear…
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    This slideshow depicts many useful websites that focus
    on learning more about successful search strategies.
    To go directly to a list of the websites include in the slideshow
    go to:
    http://www.diigo.com/list/aleph28/Search-Strategies-and-Info

    {Info_Fluency.png} The 21st Century Information Fluency website has accesstotutorialsand interactive activities to support successful searching.Italso sellsgames and other resources for educators.
    Print out this document for a handy summary of a
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    {Google_posters.png} Google has great printable posters. Click on the image to access a range of printable posters for your library!
    {NETs_search_webquest.png} Click the image to access an extensive webquest for studentstoexplore online searching, complete with printable worksheets!
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    or website
    by using the code available here.
    Created by: HackCollege
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  2. page Additional Information and Printable Resources edited {additional_info_and_resources.png} The fourth level will provide access to useful links to fur…
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    The fourth level will provide access to useful links to further explore the area of successful searching, either for professional use or for use when teaching students.
    It will also have access to printable materials that may be useful for
    promoting successful search strategies and as reminders for a range of tips and techniques.
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    {Tips for Better
    {google_search_strategies.png} Click the hyperlink above the image to access a printable poster using the topic Dinosaurs to demonstrate Google search strategies
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    that focus
    on learning more about successful search strategies.
    {Info_Fluency.png} The 21st Century Information Fluency website has accesstotutorialsand interactive activities to support successful searching.Italso sellsgames and other resources for educators.
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    of a
    variety of search tools.
    Beyond Google - 15 Tools and Strategies for Improving Your Web Search Results
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    image to accessarangeaccess a range of printable
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    your library!
    Information update May 2010 Alternative Search engines
    Click on the small menu button on the bottom left hand side to choose the option to view in full screen.

    {NETs_search_webquest.png} Click the image to access an extensive webquest for studentstoexplore online searching, complete with printable worksheets!
    The infographic below can be embedded on your own blog or website
    by using the code available here.
    Created by: HackCollege

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  3. page Searching beyond Google - Search Engines, Directories and More edited ... Password = atomic Searching the Invisible Web Search Engines for Kids Choosing the right …
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    Password = atomic
    Searching the Invisible Web
    Search Engines for Kids
    Choosing the right Search Tool -
    there's more to life than Google!
    ...
    cc licensed ( BY ) flickr photo by pasukaru76:
    http://flickr.com/photos/pasukaru76/3995298503/
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    ====Defining the Invisible Web====
    Tools to Search the Invisible Web
    ====Which Search Engine is Best?====
    Find the best search engine for your needs
    Search Engines for Kids

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    {Noodle_tools_[50%].png}
    Defining the Invisible Web
    Tools to Search the Invisible Web

    KidRex – Safe searching for kids
    Instagrok - age-appropriate educational content on any topic
    DogPile – searches multiple search engines
    KidCyber – a directory based search for kids
    Twurdy – search for results via reading level
    Duck Duck Go – a simple metasearch engine
    Eyeplorer – visual/graphical search tool
    Wolfram Alpha – solves complex problems
    Which Search Engine is Best?
    Find the best search engine for your needs

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  4. page Searching beyond Google - Search Engines, Directories and More edited There There are many View this video from Atomic Learning for a terrific overview of the benef…
    ThereThere are many
    View this video from Atomic Learning for a terrific overview of the benefits of accessing a range of tools to improve search success:CLICK HERE
    Remember, to access Atomic Learning tutorials, you must be logged in to Atomic Learning.
    All teachers in Brisbane Catholic Education have full access to Atomic Learning.
    If you have never accessed it before:
    Username
    full
    = full email addressPassword
    atomic
    Searching
    address
    Password = atomic
    Searching
    the Invisible Web
    xxxx
    Accessing Information through Directories
    Choose

    Choosing
    the Rightright Search Tool For Your Needs
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    Defining
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    there's more to life than Google!
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    cc licensed ( BY ) flickr photo by pasukaru76:
    http://flickr.com/photos/pasukaru76/3995298503/
    {Noodle_tools_[50%].png}
    ====Defining
    the Invisible WebWeb====
    Tools to Search the Invisible Web
    Defining Subject Directories
    Subject Directory or
    ====Which Search Engine?
    Access a range of search engines and directories
    according to search requirements
    An interactive quiz to establish which
    Engine is Best?====
    Find the best
    search engine
    is most suited to
    for your needs
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    Searching for
    Creative Commons Materials
    Searching for
    Specific Filetypes

    Search Engines to Explore
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    for Kids and Adults
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    Introducing Creative Commons
    Searching using Creative Commons
    Using the Firefox™ Search option
    Refining your searches
    Searching CC using Google™
    Searching CC using Yahoo!®
    Using the education search portal
    Other Creative Commons resources
    xxxxxxx
    Searching for blogs
    Searching for books & print media
    Using Google™ News search
    Using other news formats
    Using Google Earth for searching
    Finding resources in your local area
    Searching scholarly texts
    Finding video resources

    KidRex – Safe searching for kids
    Instagrok - age-appropriate educational content on any topic
    DogPile – searches multiple search engines
    KidCyber – a directory based search for kids
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  6. page Searching beyond Google - Search Engines, Directories and More edited ... Remember, to access Atomic Learning tutorials, you must be logged in to Atomic Learning. All …
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    Remember, to access Atomic Learning tutorials, you must be logged in to Atomic Learning.
    All teachers in Brisbane Catholic Education have full access to Atomic Learning.
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    accessed it before, your username will be your fullbefore:
    Username
    full
    email address, and the password will be atomic .
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    addressPassword
    atomic

    Searching the Invisible Web
    xxxx
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  7. page Searching beyond Google - Search Engines, Directories and More edited {Going_beyond_google.png} There There are many View this video from Atomic Learning for a …

    {Going_beyond_google.png}
    There
    There are many
    View this video from Atomic Learning for a terrific overview of the benefits of accessing a range of tools to improve search success:CLICK HERE
    Remember, to access Atomic Learning tutorials, you must be logged in to Atomic Learning.
    ...
    Choose the Right Search Tool For Your Needs
    {1274066257_kghostview.png}
    {directory_[50%].png}
    {Noodle_tools_[50%].png}
    {Noodle_tools_[50%].png}
    Defining the Invisible Web
    Tools to Search the Invisible Web
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