I found this "Fake or Real" challenge online. Analyze the photo with your partner and post your thoughts as a comment. Be sure to include why you think the photo is fake or real. Think about things to consider when viewing unknown photos and content on the web. Should you trust everything you see on the Internet? Visit the entire challenge here. If you are up for more challenges, try this fake or real photo game.
From: http://searchresearch1.blogspot.com/2015/11/fake-or-real-how-do-you-know.html Fake or Real Challenge
We'll watch this video in class. I'll post it here for you to review. What do you think of the CRAAP test? What are the things to look for when you are evaluating a website? Post your thoughts as a comment below.
Next, check out this blog post on how to spot fake news and information online.
When you are ready, pick up the website critical evaluation sheet. Visit this site with your partner, and complete the critical evaluation sheet together.
Other useful links:
The 5W's of Website Evaluation
Looking for another website to evaluate?
We've spent the day looking carefully at online content. You've examined a website with a critical eye. Use these skills as you begin your research projects in class.
What are some of the important things to look for when you are evaluating online content?