Author:
Melissa Daley
Subject:
Literature, Reading Informational Text
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Level:
Middle School
Grade:
8
Tags:
  • Credible Sources
  • Informational Text
  • Media Literacy
  • License:
    Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike
    Language:
    English
    Media Formats:
    Downloadable docs

    Education Standards

    Media Literacy: Real vs Fake News

    Media Literacy: Real vs Fake News

    Overview

    In this lesson, students will develop media literacy skills by analyzing and evaluating real versus fake news sources. Students learn how to identify various types of fakes news and apply critical thinking to evaluate if the information is reliable and unreliable.

    Image attribution: https://flic.kr/p/XKaGVH

    Section 1

    In this lesson, students will develop media literacy skills by analyzing and evaluating real versus fake news sources. Students learn how to identify various types of fakes news and apply critical thinking to evaluate if the information is reliable and unreliable.

    Image attribution: https://flic.kr/p/XKaGVH