Apr 1, 2015

Fake Websites for April Fools Day

Fool your students and check their ability to identify bogus material. Below are a list of some of the more popular fake websites used by teachers. Each has some obvious clues that something isn't right: It may the URL, strange location, obviously incorrect facts, or even the topic itself. Using an evaluation tool will help students formulate questions to ask of each information source they encounter.

Evaluation Tools

Tools to Debunk False Information

Great Fakes
Additional Reading