This assignment will ask you to assess the reliability and veracity of various sources of information: websites of associations, images on the web, and social media posts. Answer the questions on the worksheet, available below, and bring to class next week to discuss.
Links for the assignment:
Worksheet is available as an MS Word Doc and a PDF. Use whichever format you prefer.
|Fact Checkers||Image Search||Further Reading|
SciCheck (a part of FactCheck.org)
Global Fact-Checking Database (a fact-checker of fact-checkers from Duke Reporters Lab)
From Digital Resource Center, Center for News Literacy, Stony Brook University:
From First Draft: