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Standards Index: D4.4.9-12.
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Critique the use of claims and evidence in arguments for credibility.
Can You Spot Misinformation?
Students will learn how to fact-check a sensational story using a technique called lateral reading.
Harvesting the Rain
Students will explore the issue of water sustainability by examining the distribution of fresh water on Earth and using a physical model to simulate the implementation of rainwater harvesting practices.
Reintroducing Wolves to Yellowstone was a Success. That's When Trouble Began.
Students will learn about the reintroduction of the gray wolf to Yellowstone National Park and explore whether humans have a role to play in ensuring that animals do not become endangered.
Where's That Photo From? Identify the Source
Students will learn the skill of reverse image search and describe the process as applied to the provided examples.
How to Fact-Check History
Students will learn about the methods professional news organizations and historians use to check facts and how that applies to their own work.