“How fast can a cheetah run?” Digital Literacy-Week of Feb. 10th

This week in Web 2.0 you will learn how to conduct an effective search online using Google. By the end of this week, you will understand that the words you select to type into a Google search, are directly connected to the sources that are suggested in the results. Developing effective search skills will save you time when conducting online research via Google. You will create a digital story at the end of this unit to demonstrate what you have learned.

Essential question:
“How can appropriate search terms and queries guide targeted searches?”

Video Resources:


Beginner 1- Picking the right search terms

Additional Resources:

Google Tips & Tricks Every Student Should Know
Basic Google Search Tips
Google Search Operators 

Search Strategies Project:

Effective Search Strategies Using Google


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