Feed for Thought
Digital or Paper Activity

35 minute lesson

How does information influence my decisions? This polarized newsfeed activity lets students discover what happens when we don’t all see the same information. The activity fosters discussion about the opportunities and challenges of online platforms.

Please note: access requires a separate registration at CIVIX’s newsliteracy.ca site

Fact or Opinion
Digital Activity

20 minutes + optional activities

This online game helps students distinguish between fact and opinion using a gamified format built for learning and practice.

Please note: access requires a separate registration at CIVIX’s newsliteracy.ca site

Questioning Images
Paper activity, optional online research

60 minute lesson

This flexible activity builds visual literacy skills using a framework to analyze a range of images: social media, memes, journalistic, historical, and more.

Please note: access requires a separate registration at CIVIX’s newsliteracy.ca site