The Flatiron Building is one of the most famous historic landmarks in New York. The iconic 21 story building, best known for its triangular shape, was one of the early spectacular high-rises that have come to define Manhattan. This is a 9 page WebQuest about the famous landmark. The students learn historical background information about the Flatiron Building and the New York 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 "quiz"at the end and a maze and writing questions are provided. The extension activities will help with those "early finishers". An answer key is provided.
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