Students learn a handy acronym to help them remember six key concepts for evaluating information, then test the concepts in teams.
Want to sharpen your information evaluation skills? These tools and activities will help you develop quick and effective ways to weigh the value of any source — from a news story to a YouTube video to an advertisement.
Students dig into an article to determine whether they can trust the information by verifying the evidence it presents.
Students dig into an article to determine whether they can trust the story by investigating its producers and the sources within.
In this activity, students apply the “consumer’s questions” to a chosen research topic in order to improve their media literacy skills.
Students use the E.S.C.A.P.E. acronym to analyze two sources on the topic of a gender pay gap, conduct additional research, and form their own conclusions about this complex issue.
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