Students combine literature fun
with history fun
and research skills
when they use this webquest
to study the fascinating life of O. Henry.
Included in this 7-page printable
• a 2-page introduction
with ideas for teachers
and additional information to augment what students discover
• over 3 pages of questions (42 items)
that ask students to use research skills
to discover more about O. Henry’s life and works
This activity is suitable for upper elementary, middle school, high school, and homeschool classes. Created by Susan Thurman.
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