Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Faculty ToolKit: Using Social Media In Your Assignments: Assignment Ideas

Useful LibGuides

The following LibGuides can help you explore and expand on these assignment ideas with your students:

The information literacy tutorial is a great way to assign small research components to your students- such as finding a peer reviewed journal. The guide is full of screen-shots, videos, and simple to follow instructions. The Spotting Fake News LibGuide is a great resource for your students and can help them decipher the information they get through social media.

Assignment Ideas

These assignments and in-class activities will help you discuss the reliability of websites and social media sites in simple ways: