information literate

Evaluate - evaluates information gathered

This is the Information Literate Citizen


  • Reflects on information gathered/ modifies search query as needed
    • Selects the most appropriate information
      • Determines if the information answers the primary (Big) question
      • Differentiates between fact, fiction, opinion and theory
      • Ascertains the credibility/reliability/relevancy of the sources of information
      • Recognizes bias
      • Identifies date of publication as an indication of perspective
  • Reviews/Takes notes and records sources
  • Organizes the information gathered.
  • Reflects and revises as needed