The Brain Friendly Classroom: Brainstorming and Discussion with
10 things you can do in a Google search box:
1. Search information on only one site (ex.
school board site:
2. Conversion (ex.
pounds to kilograms, dollars to Euros
3. Calculate (ex.
4. reverse phone number lookup
5. flight status
6. weather (ex.
7. sports scores (ex.
8. Timeline (ex.
search "Civil War," click "Show Options," click "Timeline"
9. Search for one kind of file type (ex. Civil War filetype:pdf
, ex. Civil War filetype:doc
10. Search for synonyms (use ~ character)
Click here for basic Google search tips.
Click here for advanced Google search tips