Thomas Jefferson and His Brilliance: An Invention Webquest!
In this highly-engaging lessons, students complete an invention webquest based on the those created by the famed inventor, president, author, and writer of the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson!
In the activity, students research four of his major inventions, then complete four "invention cards" based on online research.
Finally, students compile their learning in a culmination project! Students write a news story for the "Jeffersonian Press" where they document four of his major inventions, how they work, and their opinion of each! Students will also include two hand-drawn images and clever captions to include on their paper!
Tons of fun!
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