This lesson will not only provide you with a web quest but also discussion and extension lesson activities. The bulk of this lesson requires students to read information from a primary source found online as a means of building their background knowledge about the topic. Students will show their understanding by answering various open-ended questions related to the Civil Service Reform.
The Civil Service Act Webquest provides both teachers and students with an assignment that is engaging and beneficial on both ends. Teachers will be given the opportunity to expose their students to different resources and have time to get caught up on grading. Students will stay highly interested by answering various questions about the Civil Service Reform by using various types of resources. This will provide students with tools that are important for them to practice individual learning and succeed at a higher level.
Some of the questions include
What was not uncommon during the Colonial years?
What happened after the assassination of President Garfield?
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