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Evaluating Information
Teacher Notes:

WHO is the author/publisher of the site?

WHAT is the purpose of the site?

WHEN was the site created? updated?

WHERE does the information come from?

WHY should I use this information?

HOW can I use this site and find out if the site is credible?

Verification Junkie

Crap Detection Mini-Course | Howard Rheingold

Use Information Responsibly

Evaluating Web Pages Techniques to Apply & Questions to Ask

All About Explorers Teaches students to be careful about information on websites. Thanks @geraldaungst

Save The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus is an Internet hoax.

Facts About Dihydrogen Monoxide
It's really water!

11 Hilarious Hoax Sites to Test Website Evaluation

21st Century Information Fluency

Awesome Library

Evaluation - Web Wise Thinking = Digital Citizenship

    4 Criteria for Web Evaluation - Elementary (BASIC)

How to Evaluate Web Resources

Identifying High-Quality Sites - Common Sense Media

South Orange Middle School Library - Evaluating Websites

Good Tools for Teaching Students How to Evaluate Web Content Credibility

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Edutopia

Evaluating Websites - Giovanna Orlando

Evaluating News Reports

Evaluating Individual News Stories - Tutorial - News and Social Media

Techniques for Evaluating News Sources - Tutorial - News and Social Media

Evaluating Online Resources | EDSITEment

EasyBib: Website Evaluation

Finding, Evaluating and Citing Information

Ten Steps to Better Web Research

Evaluating Web Sites(Computer Literacy)

Evaluating Web Sites: Criteria and Tools

Checklist for Evaluating Web Resources

Tips for Evaluating Sources | Research & Documentation Online 5th Edition

Seven Steps To Website Evaluation For Students… Promoting Digital Citizens
A is for Author

B is for Bias

C is for Currency

D is for Domain Anatomy

E is for Effectiveness for Purpose

F is for Facts And Content

G is for Good Links

My Digital Literacy Page

My Search Engines Page

My Fact vs. Opinion Page