Sustainable Development

Evaluation

WORKSHEET Website Evaluation Name: ________________________ Class: ________ Title of Site: _______________________________________________________________ Subject of Site: ______________________________________ Date: ________________ URL: http://_______________________________________________________________ What web browser are you using? _______________________________________________ Which search engine are you using? _____________________________________________ 1 = excellent/outstanding ... 5 = poor/insufficiant Design: 1 2 3 4 5 The site is designed attractively .......................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) One can move from page to page easily ...................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) This site offers interactivity ............................. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Pages are not inordinately long ............................ ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) I can easily find information .............................. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) There are headings and subheadings on the page ............. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Text is easy to read ....................................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Good use of graphics and colours ........................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Background is subdued and coordinates with text and colours. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Content: 1 2 3 4 5 The site has a proper title ................................ ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Offers a precise definition of "sustainable development" ... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) As far as I can see it information is accurate and complete ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) The content is factual and useful not biased ............... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Additional resource links are included ..................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Content challenges the user to reflect, discuss, compare, classify ................................................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) This site is likely to be revisited ........................ ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Site offers more information than the encyclopedia ......... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) This site is no mask for advertising ....................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Technical Elements: 1 2 3 4 5 I can load this page in a short time ....................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) There are no dead links .................................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Graphics are quickly downloaded and relevant ............... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Clearly designed graphics or frames are used ............... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Image links and image maps have a text alternative ......... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) One can see meaningful information within 30 seconds ....... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Page does not require special software ..................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) I can obtain the additional software free of charge ........ ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Credibility: 1 2 3 4 5 There is a proper e-mail address included .................. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) There is a date of the last update ......................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) Links have been kept accurate and current .................. ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) The information appears to be current ...................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) This site states the name of the host ...................... ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) ( ) (school/organisation/company/policy group or other institutions) --------------------------------------------------------------------------------