WebQuests (ICT Integration)
Module 1 - Introduction to WebQuests (Without Internet)
2 hours 10 min
Welcome to this WebQuests training module. This is the liftoff of your teaching experience in using WebQuests. You will experience the power of collaborative learning as well as gain an understanding of WebQuests.
In this workshop you will collaborate with a group of four to find out and learn exactly what a WebQuest is. Jigsaw group collaboration is a useful way of achieving multiple outcomes in a group as you work towards a common outcome - understanding what a WebQuest is all about. This is a classroom group strategy that you may like to use when you conduct WebQuests in your classroom.
By the end of this task you could achieve the following outcomes:
- Participate in a jigsaw format of group collaboration.
- Identify the main elements of a WebQuest.
- Recognise the value of a WebQuest.
- Find useful WebQuests.
Can WebQuests engage learners in higher levels of thinking?
|1||Orientation (15 min)
||» Download the group presentation template|
|2||Collaborative research (45 min)
||» View the tasks for each group member|
|3||Collaborative presentation (50 min)
|4||Presentations - final (20 min)
You will present your presentations to the whole group under the guidance of your facilitator.