The Continental Congress Webquest with Key- This is an 8 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 18 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch a video which will provide a detailed accounting of the Continental Congress and the role of Thomas Jefferson. An article with a historical accounting of the Continental Congress is also required reading before beginning the webquest. The formation of the Continental Congress, the Declaration of Rights, the Articles of Association, the role of the Congress during the American Revolution, the writing of the Declaration of Independence, the greatest successes and failures of the Congress, and the eventual replacement of the Continental Congress by the United States Congress, are all covered by this webquest.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.