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Honors ELA 9: Tests, Enemies, and Allies


  • Currency: 

    • When was the source published? 

    • How recent does your research need to be, based on your topic?

  • Reliability

    • Is the information reliable? 

    • Can it be verified by other sources?

    • Does it include references or links to other sources?

  • Author

    • What are the author’s credentials or expertise? 

    • Is a publisher listed, and do they take responsibility for the veracity of the information?

  • Purpose

    • What is the purpose of the article? 

    • What bias does the author or publisher likely have?


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