by Heather Ward, WSU
In this Webquest, students explore the topic of censorship. They explore articles concerning the effects of censorship on news reporting and the music industry. Then they select one specific topic and search for other sources presenting differing viewpoints about the same topic. They will condense this information and report their findings to the class.
The issue of censorship extends beyond the banning of books. In this webquest, students explore censorship as it relates to news reporting and the music industry. They must select one article of interest from the links provided and then search the Internet for related sources offering different viewpoints. Finally, they must decide how to present their findings and personal viewpoints to the rest of the class.