User created slide shows on various topics. A great resource fo searching for information and presenting
Students compare sites and learn how to choose the ones that suit their needs
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
A Google Search Education lesson providing tools to evaluate authority and credibility of online resources
A video of students learning how to evaluate informational websites in the classroom
Example of a hoax website