Did you know that Google has Sketchup lesson plans for those of us who are novices and for those more advanced? They even have ideas for teachers who work with younger students - check out some of the geometry ideas!
Did you know how fun Google Images is?
Drag a photo into the search bar and watch the results come up from that image. These results are NOT just images - but the regular results from a Google search. In addition to the demo photos on the main page, I dragged in a picture from another webpage and was able to get accurate links!
Does anyone else see application for students with disabilities or spelling challenges?
Did you know about the Google Art Project? Virtually visit museums around the world.
Did you know that Google Chrome does NOT give the option of allowing pop-ups at the time they occur? You need to go into the Tools/Preferences to allow them. What's up with that?!?
Did you know...
You can create Custom Search Engines? You choose the sites, but unlike a Treasure Hunt or similar activity, students still learn search skills and techniques-- they're just not getting caught up in the huge web of information!