Internet Addresses and what they mean

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Fact or Opinion

Look at the internet addresses of the following websites...before you look at the website ask yourself these questions

What does the third level domain tell me?

What does the second level domain tell me?

Are these sites factual, made up or somebody's opinion?

http://www.improb.com/airchives/classical/cat/cat.html





http://www.umbachconsulting.com/miscellany/velcro.html




http://www.buydehydratedwater.com/



http://www.bigredhair.com/robots/



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Now look at these Youtube movies and evaluate them








This is a great site to get students comparing information from different sources





Fact or Opinion Evaluation

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Download Fact or Opinion template


Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information


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Snopes.com great website to visit to check for fact and fiction. Paste into the search box any information and Snopes can tell you if it is fact or fiction. More suitable for older students due to the adult content it could sometimes display.