ANCIENT EGYPT WEBQUEST
You have been hired by Excel Elementary to create a newspaper which presents ancient Egyptian history and culture in a creative format. They will be using this newspaper to teach the younger students about ancient Egypt. You will be taking on the roles of investigative reporter, editor, and publisher. The guidelines for this assignment are listed in your task. Your contact person for this assignment will be your teacher, our liaison for the Springfield area.
Your newspaper must include at least
six different sections. The following is a list of different
It will be important to make sure
that all sections of your newspaper accurately reflect the history and
culture of ancient Egypt. Excel Elementary wants this newspaper to
be interesting and informative.
You will need to complete the following steps to research your topic.
1: You and a partner will visit two ancient Egypt web sites.
2: As a class, we will complete an ancient Egypt Quiz Bowl.
Your newspaper will be evaluated
based on the following scoring guide:
_____ / 119
After completing your newspaper, we will take the unit test in class.
Excel Elementary is eagerly awaiting your newspaper. If you have met all of the guidelines, you will be rewarded accordingly. Congratulations on a job well done!
This WebQuest was created by Angie McGuirk, 6th grade teacher at Willard Middle School.
Special thanks to: