This lesson leads students through evaluating websites for research. Reliability and credibility in internet sources is an important skill in today's world.
- GLE 0801.4.3
- Make distinctions about the credibility, reliability, consistency, strengths, and limitations of resources, including information gathered from websites.
Alignment of this item to academic standards is based on recommendations from content creators, resource curators, and visitors to this website. It is the responsibility of each educator to verify that the materials are appropriate for your content area, aligned to current academic standards, and will be beneficial to your specific students.
- Understand the six criteria for evaluating Web sites
- Identify Web sites with accurate, relevant, and current information on a given topic
Blooms taxonomy level:
- Computer access
- Access to a word processing program, such as Microsoft Word or AppleWorks, or materials students can use to write their work.