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Unit Plan: Critical Thinking & Evaluating Information (4-7)

Unit Plan: Critical Thinking & Evaluating Information (4-7)

This 1-page unit plan overview provides links to all of the Critical Thinking and Evaluating Information lessons for Grades 4 to 7, along with links to accompanying teacher support materials that include:

  • An inquiry activity
  • Worksheets and answer guides to accompany the lessons 
  • Printable interactive activities from all lessons to support student learning in case of limited computer or online access


Teachers can use/adapt the lesson plan and supporting materials as needed.

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Critical Thinking & Evaluating Information (4-7) lessons and links to resources are listed below.

Online lessons have audio and interactive activities. Suggested grade level is indicated for each.

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  • Lesson 4 Thinking Critically About Information: Beware of Bias Part 1 (approx. 20 mins)
  • Lesson 5 Thinking Critically About Information: Beware of Bias Part 2 (approx. 20 mins)





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Last modified: 
Oct 20, 2021