Skip to main content

The Death of Kobe Bryant: How Viral Media Spreads Misinformation

In this media literacy activity students analyze screen grabs from a YouTube page, a Facebook post, a network news video page and online headlines, photos and captions for messages about credibility of Internet news reporting.

Select from the Download menu to download materials, or click on an individual resource below.

Please be patient. This download may take a while depending on your internet connection
preparing files...

User Feedback

Resource Details

Relevant Subject Area(s)

Journalism, Consumer Education, Sociology, General Media Literacy, Library/Information Literacy

Grade Level(s)

Middle School, High School, College

Media Type(s)

News - Print, Photograph, Social Media, Webpage


Sox Sperry

View Standards

Resource Standard Common Core ELA Strand
Reading: History Social Studies (RH), Reading: Informational text (RI)