Lesson Plan

Digital Literacy

Determining Source fo Research
Paul C.
Classroom teacher
Garnet Valley High School
Glen Mills, United States
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My Grades 10
My Subjects Social Studies

Students will be able to determine the legitimacy of online resources used for research in Social Studies.

Social Studies
Grades 10
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Teacher Notes
Student Notes

1 What is a credible source

Activity: Assessing

1. After creating 5 research questions to guide their research paper, student will find 5 sources on the internet to help them answer their research questions.

2.  Students will assess the authenticity of their sources using the "Legit-o-meter" Poster

3.  Students will also submit their sources and the class will also help determine the legitimacy of the sources,

4.  Citing specific evidence, students will be able to support and substantiate their evaluation of each source