We found 105 resources with the concept search engines
The Internet: How Search WorksLesson Planet
5 mins 6th - 12th
Imagine spooky spiders crawling around a virtual web. It turns out that's really how search engines work! Learners view a video that explains how search engines find relevant web pages. Programs called spiders are continually searching...
Understanding the Basics of Web SitesLesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The teenagers in your class have probably never known a world without the Internet. Show them how to navigate websites effectively with a lesson about the basics of web navigation and design. After viewing an example and answering...
Grade 9 ELA Module 3, Unit 2, Lesson 3EngageNY
9th CCSS: Designed
Ninth graders hone their research questions in a instructional activity that focuses on accurate search engine techniques. Continuing a unit on inquiry-based learning based on Temple Grandin's Animals in Translation, the instructional...
Middle School Internet 101Lesson Planet
6th - 7th CCSS: Adaptable
Looking for ways to help middle school students understand their role as digital citizens? Look no further—this five-part unit walks learners through creator's rights, searching strategies, scam awareness, more. They (and you!) will love how engaging these lessons are.
Finding the Best SitesLesson Planet
K - 2nd CCSS: Adaptable
Here's a great five-part unit plan for the youngest learners on Internet safety and ettiquette. Kids learn the difference between a safe site and an unsafe one, explore how their digital footprint is created, discuss cyberbullying, and test out keywords in search engines to see how effective they are.
What Are Boolean Operators and How Can they Help Me With My Research?Lesson Planet
7th - 12th
Introduce your researchers to George Boole and the most common Boolean operators: Not, And, and Or. The color-coded slides and clever illustrations make clear this system of logic, and the combined search terms will improve the quality...
Historical Locations of The Civil Rights MovementLesson Planet
7th - 9th
A geographic perspective helps historians learn about significant eras such as the civil rights movement. Through research and source analysis, learners create a report depicting a significant location of this time. They synthesize their...
Analyzing the Internet for English LearnersLesson Planet
3rd - Higher Ed
English language learners explore the Internet! First, they discuss common Internet vocabulary such as homepage, results, images, etc. Then, they complete a scavenger hunt where they visit Google, Yahoo, and MSN webpages and explore...
Hunt the "Fact Monster" to Answer Multiple Choice QuestionsLesson Planet
4th - 5th
In this Internet fact search worksheet, students access the "Fact Monster" web site to find the answer to 5 multiple choice questions. They find the answers to questions on a wide variety of topics including Plymouth Colony, Sri Lanka,...