This page will be used to put up material that we think will be useful to you.

Using Google Search more effectively

On the home page for Google you will find a link to 'Advanced Search' beside the search box. This opens up lots of really useful additions to the classroom kete.
Put in the search term (e.g. NZ Earthquakes) and click on advanced search
Enter the details of your search.
I've asked for annotated results showing reading levels, in English. click search.
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Reading Level.
The bar graph allows you to sort out material for your needs. I've selected basic all all the items should be in the 'basic' level.
Location
If you click on 'location' you can sort out material from a specific region. I selected Christchurch.

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Time line
Sort out reading material based on time.
Wonder Wheel
This gives a simple graphic that can be explored easily by students
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