Teach the essentials of digital literacy and research skills with this bundled product. Each unit sharpens students' critical thinking skills by engaging them in interesting, real-life learning tasks.
This BUNDLED product contains four Digital Literacy lessons:
*Evaluating digital resources
*Understanding and analyzing bias
*The hows and whys of fact checking
*Understanding and using Wikipedia
♥ Help students learn the 21 century skills they need to become savvy digital learners and navigate sources for research.
♥ These are great lessons to introduce research activities for any class.
Included in this resource:
Digital Literacy: What is Bias?
*practice identifying bias language
*practice identifying biased writing
*extra practice for students who need more support
*writing lessons that have students apply the elements of bias to their own writing and analyze it
*writing prompt, prewriting graphic organizer
*QR Codes and URLs for three online sources for students to analyze
*analysis questions for online sources
*compare/Contrast activity that asks students to analyze two websites that offer opposing points of view
*exit slips/journal prompts for every lesson
*reproducible journal page
Digital Literacy: Can We Use Wikipedia?
*Daily lesson plans
*Student survey activity with data collection and analysis -- survey peers, create a pie graph with data, analyze data to draw conclusions
*The history of Wikipedia, how it works, the good & bad, suggestions for use
*Analysis of two pages - QR codes and links for easy reference
*Exit slips/ journal topics for each lesson
*Rubric for graphing analysis activity
Digital Literacy: Teaching Students How to Evaluate Digital Data
*Four QR codes/websites
*Formative Assessment with QR code and website
Digital Literacy: Teaching Students How to Fact Check
*Fact Checking Analysis of Stu Dent's research
*Real life application: Research hoax -- Eat chocolate! Lose weight!
*Fact Checking Basics
*Primary & Secondary Resources
*Comparison/Contrast of Primary & Secondary sources
*Analyzing primary resources
*Developing research questions
*Check these facts -- Fact Check Practice
*Journal Prompts/Exit Cards
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Ready to go paperless? Use this resource in Google Drive or OneDrive: Google/OneDrive Bundle: Digital Literacy
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