Landmarks anchor us, tell us where we are. Big Ben is immediately recognized as a London fixture. This is a 10 page WebQuest about the famous landmark. The students learn historical background information about Big Ben and the English history interwoven in the story of the building . During the search, they use a variety of strategies and skills that will prepare them to do research using the internet.
There is a fun virtual tour of the site at the end and an answer key is provided.
If you're looking for a fun, different project using technology, you might want to give this a try.
Lesson in Designing a Bar Graph in Excel 2007
Another one you might find interesting is,
Language,Social Studies,Computer Project -Teaching with Power Point "Who Am I?"
For a preview of all my WebQuests, click on the following link
Mrs. Mc's WebQuests