Google Image Search Engine

 

#1 You can upload and search an image:

Click on the little camera icon when using Google Images

 


Choose an image to upload

Google Image Search Engine

#2 Find an image with a transparent background.


 



Click on Search tools, Color and then Transparent

 

If the image has a checkered background it is transparent.


If the image does not have a checkered background it is not transparent.


Google Image Search Engine

#3 Search for animated images (gifs)

Click on Search tools, Type and then Animated


Google Web Search Engine

#4 Search for current information. Click on Search tools, Any time and then choose the time period.



Here are a few more tips to help with the Google Search engine:
#1 Use it as a timer to keep you on track.

Google: set timer 30 minutes



Go full screen and project it in front of the class. A scroll bar will show how much time has passed.

 

#2 Calculate the tip.

Google: tip calculator


 

#3 Find out what date any holiday falls on.

Google: Easter 2016 or Hanakkah 2016


 

#4 Movie release dates.

Google: The Hobbit Release date


 

#5 Television show schedules.

Google: Gold Rush episodes


 

#6 Songs of your favorite band or books by your favorite author.

Google: Songs by Red Hot Chili Peppers


Google: Books by Jack London

 

 

 

#7 Tilt your search

Google: Tilt

or go completely crazy and tip it over

Google: Barrel Roll


Have fun using the Google Search engine and all of the great features.