This page will provide links to effective ways to search the internet as well as tutorials that teachers can use to teach how to search effectively. I have also added some links to help teachers demonstrate hoaxes that can be created on the internet

50 Awesome Search Everybody should know about- this is a blog post that pulls together a range of great search engines.

Clever Searching is a wiki that I created for students in Year 7. There are a couple of teaching activities that the students have worked through as well as links to other search engines and subject directories.

Study Search Australia
http://www.studysearch.com.au/ this is a search engine for

Hoax sites
Hoax site about the tree octopus http://zapatopi.net/treeoctopus/
Link to Youtube Swiss spaghetti harvest 1957 http://au.youtube.com/watch?v=SyUvNnmFtgI
http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/april/1/newsid_2819000/2819261.stm