For the Teacher
Students have easy access to a wide variety of information sources through the Internet. They are being asked to take on a more proactive role in determining the quality and reliability of information. This video discusses some of the new skills students need to develop in order to find, evaluate, and manage information.
For the Student
Learning objectives in these standards-based activities:
- Practice and apply various online search and research techniques
- Evaluate information found online to determine its credibility
- Develop and contribute to a user-generated website