There were many factors that led to the start of World War I in Europe. A lot of these factors were rooted in the deep history of the old powers of Europe including Russia, Germany, France, Italy, Austria, Hungary, and Britain.
This internet hunt gives your students background information as they read and answer questions about the circumstances and events that led to the first world war. During the search they use a variety of strategies and skills that will prepare them to do research using the internet.
This is a great way to increase your students' ability to use technology as part of their whole learning experience.
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?"
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Mrs. Mc's WebQuests