by Katie Nettles, Gulf Shores Elementary

In this webquest, students will design their dream home. They will create a floor plan for their home, calculate the area and perimeter of each room and of the entire house. Then students will have to write a narrative essay telling the story of how they achieved their dream home.

Introduction

Congratulations!  You and your partner have achieved your ultimate goal, and can now afford to build your dream home!  You get to decide every detail! But to be your own architect, you'll need to learn a little more about home building!