Privacy & Security


I can:

  • Define "the curiosity gap."

  • Explain how clickbait uses the curiosity gap to get your attention.

  • Use strategies for avoiding clickbait.

Essential Question:

What is clickbait, and how can you avoid it?

The Curiosity Gap

The desire every person has to figure out missing information.


An image or headline that tries to get you to click on it, usually for advertising purposes.

Avoiding Clickbait