|Topic 1: What Are WebQuests?|
Definition of WebQuests
|WebQuests provide a goal and focus for web searching.They aren't just a retelling of information, but require the student to transform information into a new form
WebQuests are powerfully motivating inquiry oriented learning opportunity for students. Some are commercially available to be joined either free or for a fee such as MayaQuest. Others are teacher created.
WebQuest structure is:
|History and Benefits of WebQuests|
|The two most well known authorities on Web Quests are Bernie Dodge at San Diego State University and Hal March. You can get more information on how to create and use WebQuests on their Web sites and on some of the other WebQuest sites listed here:|
|Examples of WebQuests|