You need this question sheet for the Websites as well as 4 evaluation sheets (for 4 websites). Open the Website Evaluation Activity from the MMR Library webpage. Click on Classes, Science, Gr. 9 Science, then on the Website Evaluation Activity. Now all you have to do is click on the links to go to the sites. Answer all the questions first, then pick 4 websites to evaluate using the Evaluation sheet. Pick 1 excellent site, 1 bad site and any other 2 sites of your choice from this page. Based on your answers, determine the reliability and suitability of each site for finding information.
MMR Home Page Who was Melville Marks Robinson? ___________________________
Find the link to the website of one of your teachers. Write down the steps you took. ___________________________________________
California Velcro Crop How concerned should we be about this crisis? Explain.
CAPP According to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, why do we need to rely so heavily on oil and natural gas for our energy? (Click on Energy Supply and Innovation)._______________________________________________________________
Name one innovation that CAPP is proud of: _____________________________________
What is the date of the next NASA launch? _________________________________
Where would you click to find videos on Mars Exploration Rovers? _________________________________________________________________________
What is the name of the most recent Rover to arrive on Mars? ___________________
Kristen Stewart What is the title and year of Kristen Stewart’s first film? (Hint: click on Career)
Parliament of Canada How fast can you find out the name of your Member of Parliament? (Follow the instructions on the Home Page in the House of Commons section!).
How many Members of Parliament are there in the House of Commons right now? Click on Members of Parliament (Current). (You shouldn’t have to count them!) Number: __________
Mankato,MN How interested are you in a vacation in this city after viewing this website? Explain: ____________________________________________________
Name 2 dangers associated with dihydrogen monoxide acccording to the EAC. ________________________________________________________________________
Canadian War Museum What is the date of the battle of Vimy Ridge? (Hint: Click on Education) Date: __________________________
Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanies What is the author’s real purpose in creating this site? Hint: Click on special note for website evaluators.