Website Evaluation

5W Poster

Question for Discussion: How do we know that the information we find on a website is valid or not?

Mind Map ideas on Mindmiester

Look at the Tin Foil Hats Site by Zapatopi

Discuss Author:
Demonstrate truncating the url.

Discuss Publisher:

Show students how to perform a who is search scrolling down to the bottom to see who the owner is.

what can we find out about the author and publisher demo Googling the publisher

In pairs go to
and use the Wizard to investigate publisher and author.

In pairs fill in the guide by Kathy Schrock

Discuss findings