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Fake News: Separating Truth From Fiction: Prayer Rugs Fact Check Activity


Review the two links below carefully. Your goal is to verify the story below.  Use critical thoughts, lateral reading, or any other tips you have learned in this class.  Be prepared to discuss the following points with your group:

1. What sources of information are provided to support this article?  Were you able to locate them?

2. What impact do you think social media has on this information?

3. How would you rate this article: credible, misleading, biased or false?

4.  What strategies did you employ to reach your conclusions?

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