Students compare online resources versus what they can find in the library
Students discover how to determine the truth and accuracy of online information and learn effective ways to obtain balanced sources of information
A simple form for educators to plan student research projects
A printable book evaluation worksheet
In this lesson students explore and evaluate an informational website for children.
Lesson: Students discuss “viral” photos, videos and news stories that spread via social media. They are shown how challenging it is to authenticate these using only their content and are introduced to tools and techniques for gauging their accuracy based on context.
This is an evaluation tool that is being used in Secondary and post-Secondary schools
A checklist for evaluating the reliability and credibility of websites
Guide to website evaluation based on accuracy, authority, currency, purpose and relevance