Produced by Gatsby Science Enhancement Programme, this activity helps students to consider the reliability of information found on websites.
In a directed activity, students are encouraged to consider features of web sites such as:
* Is it up to date?
* Is it easy to find the information you want?
* Is there enough information?
* Is the information reliable?
* Is the information at the correct level?
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