Activity 3:
Evaluating Web Resources

Is it Real?

Refer to Handout #5 in your Participant Handbook when completing this activity.

Review a set of websites below, either animals or gasses. Try to determine which site is legitimate and which site is phony. Take notes on your handout and use the criteria listed as your guide.

Topic

 Phony or Real?

Phony or Real?

Animals Mountain Lion Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus

Gasses

Dihydrogen Monoxide

Carbon Monoxide

 

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