A fact is information that is known to be true; it is a certainty. A fact
does not change from person to person. An opinion is a personal belief or idea. People do not always have the same beliefs or ideas. Read More...
The resources above cover the following skills:
Reading for All Purposes
Ideas found in a variety of informational texts need to be compared and understood. Students can:
Use Key Ideas and Details to:
Distinguish between fact and opinion, providing support for judgments made.