by Sara Chislett, Memorial University Of Newfoundland
Mandy Crewe, Memorial University Newfoundland
Laura Halley, Memorial University Of Newfoundland

This webquest covers outcomes from the grade 6 curriculum in social studies and language arts. It has been designed to get learners to realize that stories of history are often incomplete. There is often speculation about historical events.

Teacher Introduction

This webquest is a great motivator to get students interested in early exploration. The main objective of this webquest is to allow students to take part in an activity that requires active research. They are given the opportunity to evaluate information and express thier opinion. Throughout the process of completing this webquest, students are encouraged to evaluate sources that relate to early historical events.