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G o o g l e custom search

GoogleCustom Search

Sharing web resources across the District


G o o g l e custom search1
GoogleCustom Search

  • What is a GCS

  • Advantages

  • Creating a GCS for a campus

  • Sample websites

  • Finding reliable websites

  • Posting a GCS link to eChalk


What is a g o o g l e custom search
What is a GoogleCustom Search?

  • Personalized, customizable search engine

  • Searches only across sites that you specify

  • Displays results that are right for your students

  • Gives you a landing page with a unique URL

  • Invite friends and colleagues to collaborate and contribute to your search engine

  • Provides your own search refinements within results pages so it's easier for your users to find the information they're looking for.

  • Allows you to easily add more sites to your search engine's index


Advantages
Advantages

  • Allows students access child-safe sites

  • Creates unlimited custom search engines (CSE) for the educational community

  • Reflects specific subjects, interests, and purposes

  • Includes web resources for teachers and students

  • Hosts the search box and results on the school’s or District’s own website

  • Enhances its usefulness to your community

  • Customizes the look and feel of the results



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Sample websites
Sample Websites

  • For Students & Parents

    • Homework Help

    • Academic Interactive Websites (funbrain.com)

    • Academic Games (spellingcity.com)

    • Online Resources (visuwords.com)

    • Resources for Topic Research (DKC)

  • For Teachers

    • Resource sites (http://www.science-class.net)

    • Lesson Plans

    • Creators (www.flashcardmachine.com)

      *Can duplicate


Reliable websites
Reliable Websites

  • Step 1: Seek government or educational websites (.edu and .gov)

  • Step 2: Determine creditability of site

  • Step 3: Find publication dates & keep current

  • Step 4: Scan links to other sources for use

  • Step 5: Evaluate the intentions of information (bias)


How?

  • Collect student and teacher resources from your campus via email, Google docs, form, faculty meeting, etc.

  • Create the Google Custom Search page for students/parents and teachers

  • Submit the Custom Search page links to campus eChalk representative





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