Students become easily engaged in inquiry-oriented lessons. This extensive WebQuest is perfect for introducing, teaching, or reviewing the nature of science. Students are led through components of a WebQuest: introduction, task, process, and final task. Students create a mindmap for the final task. Resources include videos and readings. Students use QR Codes or embedded links to easily access the sites. Ideal for individual, partner, or group work.
Included with this WebQuest is an evaluation rubric and comprehensive answer key.
Necessary materials is an online device.
Next Generation Science Standards include the need for an understanding of the nature of science: https://www.nextgenscience.org/sites/default/files/Appendix%20H%20-%20The%20Nature%20of%20Science%20in%20the%20Next%20Generation%20Science%20Standards%204.15.13.pdf
***Encourage students to watch the videos in its entirety once, then rewatch it, answering the questions.
Trade and grade or having students go over their own work is a wonderful way to check this activity.