The REAL Strategy

Alan November, a renowned internet education specialist, has proposed a Website validation strategy called REAL, which includes the following four steps:

• R – Read the URL

• E – Examine the site’s content

• A – Ask about the author/publisher

• L – Look at the links

The following links will allow you to view a series of videos showing how the criteria can be applied to a website about the Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus.

Introduction to REAL

Read the URL

Examine the site’s content

Ask about the author/publisher

Look at the links

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