What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the name Salem, Massachusetts? For most people it is the Salem Witch Trials of 1692. Twenty-four people were put to death as a result of these trials. Hysteria? Ergot poisoning?
Your students learn about this fascinating and puzzling time in history as they uncover facts while learning to read for information and using research and computer skills.
Included are several extension activities that can be used for differentiation and for early finishers.
Answer Key included
If you're looking for a fun, different project using technology, you might want to give this a try.
Lesson in Designing a Bar Graph in Excel 2007
Another one you might find interesting is,
Language,Social Studies,Computer Project -Teaching with Power Point "Who Am I?"
For a preview of all my WebQuests-over 100-all subjects and grades, click on the following link
Mrs. Mc's WebQuests