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Raymond House Library: Search Engines

Your guide to the Raymond House Library


What is a search engine?

A search engine is what you use to look up things on the internet.

Google is the number one search engine in the world but it is not the only one. Take a look at the following and try them out. See which one you like the best.

All of them are kid-friendly and safe to use.

Year 2


Year 3


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Year 5


Year 6


Picture Search



For Parents and Teachers


The search engine only shows sites approved by teachers and librarians.


“Safe search for kids, by kids!”
KidRex is a search engine that uses Google SafeSearch technology to keep you safe on the web.


It is like Wikipedia for kids. You can find facts on thousands of subjects including Sport, Science, History and many more.


This site connects to other learning sites


Use this site to keep your private information private.


Links to sites approved by teachers and librarians. Very good for finding sites that are often difficult to find using other search engines.