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Information Literacy: Identifying Fake News

An Information Literate Student is a Successful Student


How to Identify Fake News

Fake News Resources

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Critical Thinking Sheet

The Critical Thinking Skills Cheatsheet includes categories for Who, What, Where, When, Why, and How. Each section has eight questions that begin with their corresponding word. The questions are meant to be versatile and broad, and applicable to a range of topics.  Created by SolutionFluency.

Critical Thinking Series from Films on Demand

This three-part series explains in detail three skills that are key to critical thinking: the ability to determine credibility, to assess the significance of evidence, and to know when to question assumptions. With excellent case studies and interviews with leading thinkers in the area, this is a fantastic and comprehensive resource for students. Viewable/printable worksheets are available online. 3-part series, 25–39 minutes each.

*Note: If you are accessing these Films on Demand videos from off campus you will need to log in with your BCC ID card.