This webquest allows students to learn about the African civilization of Benin using the great BBC BiteSize History series, which was designed for use in classrooms grade 4-8.
This webquest works great as a way to integrate technology into the classroom. The site is advertisement free and includes interactive pictures to foster a better understanding of daily life in the Empire of Benin. Videos embedded in the website may not work, and because of this they are not included in the questions. This webquest is an easy and fun way to introduce or review key concepts related to the Benin Empire.
Click here to view the website.
This webquest includes 50 questions and has an answer sheet for the teacher. Feel free to modify this assignment as needed for your classes.
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