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Play Factitious! Can you tell fact from fiction? Created by JoLT at American University, Factitious asks players to read snippets of news stories and determine if they’re real or fake – just swipe right or left!
This game can be a great way to introduce the topic, assess what they've learned at the end of a class, or just have as practice!
How False News Can Spread
This video from TED gives a quick and engaging overview of how false information can spread so quickly.
Resources for Fact-Checking
There are many fact-checking resources out there that can help students verify claims. Here are some that you can share with your students.