Website Reliability

How do we know if a website is reliable?  Ask yourself the 5 W's!

Click below for a list of the 5w's:



When you are researching something, it is important to give sources credit when we use them.  

How to Cite Sources

Check out this guide for grade level appropriate citations:

MLA Citation Guide Grades 1-6.pdf

If you need more help regarding citing websites, check out the following link:

Parts of a Website for Citations by Kathy Shrock

** All of the above links and information (and more) is found on
Kathy Shrock's Guide to Everything- Information Literacy  at

For Teachers:  If you would like more information on citations, check out Purdue OWL at the link below.

purdue owl          
         Purdue Owl MLA Citation Format Guide