by Susan Graziano, Pennsville Memorial High School

This Webquest is designed to introduce Nonfiction Literature through historical letters to 9th grade students.

Introduction

Welcome to the world of Nonfiction!  While it may sound less interesting than fiction, there are many genres of nonfiction that are quite interesting.  You may discover that truth is more interesting than fiction.  Throughout this project, you will be exploring letters from various time periods while creating your own interpretation of each.  You will be working individually reading letters published on the web and creating your own fictitious letters.  Enjoy the process and try to discover the importance of nonfiction!