Source credibility video - Lesson 3: Purpose

A video designed to introduce the importance of evaluating a source's purpose when determining its credibility.

This video guides students through the process of evaluating the purpose of a source when determining its credibility. Key factors for consideration (whether a source intends to inform, entertain, or persuade the audience) are illustrated. Use this video in conjunction with the Source credibility lesson 3: Purpose presentation and the Source credibility lesson 3: Purpose - Student worksheet.

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