Google Search Tools

Have you ever noticed that ‘Search Tools’ button that comes up in Google Searches? Ever taken the time to explore it? Google Search Tools button

Here are some handy tools that you can use with your students.

Tip: click on the GIF image to load a larger (and easier to see) version.

Adjust Results by Reading Levels

Note: Basic results often brings up ask.com, answers.yahoo.com, etc type pages. This is a great opportunity to teach about content reliability.

Adjust Google Results by Reading Level

Search Images for Creative Commons

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Creative Commons Google Image Search

Search Images by Type

Image type Google Search

Search Images by Size

Note: this is useful if you need a high-resolution picture to print or a low resolution for when building online content.

Image size Google Search