Fake News School

The aim of the activity is make students aware about the importance of source validation and verification and about the danger of fake news

The activity is divided into two phases.

In the first the students will study what is a fake news and the importance of the validation and verification of the sources. The methods used in this phase are: brainstorming, group research work, discussion. At the end of this phase the students will produce in group a brief manual about fake news and sources validation and verification.

The second phase is based on a game in a group, according to which students are engaged in creating fake news and finding other three fantastic but real news. Each group have to try to guess the fake news between the four news proposed from the other groups

Leave a Reply