Read three different pieces (attachments below and linked on the assignment sheet). Determine the following:
Assignment is due Thursday, November 21st. We will be going over your findings in class that day.
Assignment sheet is available as an MS Word Doc and a PDF. Use whichever format you prefer.
Below are the articles you need to read, fact check, and evaluate for the assignment.
Below is the presentation on Evaluating News for fact or opinion, including notes and links to the pieces which carried the quotes for the quiz. Please contact the librarian if you have any questions.
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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: