The History of the Berlin Wall Webquest with Key- This is an 11 page document that contains a webquest and a completed teachers key for easy marking. It contains 11 questions from the history.com website.
Students will be asked to watch a video which will provide a detailed accounting of the history of the Berlin Wall. An article with a historical accounting of the Berlin Wall, and its eventual fall, is also required reading before beginning the webquest. The causes for the construction of the wall by the Easy German government, the treacherous and at time, ingenious, attempts at crossing the Berlin Wall, the deaths caused by crossing the Berlin Wall, and the Berlin Walls eventual fall are all covered in this webquest.
This webquest can be easily used as an introduction to the topic, a study guide, or a quick and easy sub plan.