Website Evaluation


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C R A A P

Currency

Timeliness of the information

Relevancy

Appropriateness of the information

Authority

Source of the information

Accuracy

Reliability and correctness of the information

Purpose  

Purpose and objectivity of the information should be clear.

Is there a date the information was published, posted or updated?

Do links to other sites or information work properly?

Does the information on the site answer your research questions?

Is the information at an appropriate level?

Is the author identified and qualified to write about this topic?

 

Can they be contacted?

 

Does the URL represent a credible source?

(for example, .gc.ca – Canadian government

.com – commercial website)

Is the information well researched and documented?

 

Does it include a bibliography?

 

Are there errors in spelling, punctuation or grammar?

Is the information intended to teach or inform?

 

Is the information based on fact, rather than opinion?

 

Is the site free of stereotyping and bias (racial, cultural , faith or gender)?

Kahoot

Websites for Mr. Howard’s Social Studies class

Dog Island

Black Plague

Dihydrogen Monoxide

Aluminum Foil Beanie

All About Explorers

Tree Octopus

Renaissance

 

 


 

Websites for Grade 10

American Revolution

American Revolution 101

US History American Revolution

Boston Massacre

Boston Massacre Part 2

Intolerable Acts

Seed Banks

Evolution of Hippos

Flying Penguins

Jackalope Conspiracy

Lady Gaga

Wab Kinew

Newspaper Reprint – Serena Williams

Jacopo

How did the telescope change the way we view the world?

Trump’s Mission

Alexander Graham Bell

Tree Octopus

All About Explorershttps://www.allaboutexplorers.com/explorers/columbus/

Climate Change

Snopes

Factscan

BCCDC

Nature

HealthlinkBC

Kidshealth

Use the citation tool Bibme (Citation Guide) to complete your bibliography.

Remember that your bibliography needs to be in alphabetically order.