Fredericksburg: Civil War Virtual Tour Webquest uses a great website that allows students to get a better understanding of the difficulties the Union and Confederates forces faced during the fight for the city of Fredericksburg. This webquest is designed to let students explore the battlefield and give students some freedom in their answers. Students will have to click on various points of interest to figure out the answers in a “360” environment. The following website is used:
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The webquest contains 20 questions and an answer sheet is included for the teacher. A QR code is included along with the traditional website link. The webquest takes most students at least 20 to 40 minutes to complete depending on age. Feel free to modify this activity if needed to fit the needs of your students.