Created in 2016!
This webquest comes with a worksheet and an answer key. Each link in the webquest points to information that your students need to complete the worksheet. Besides printing the worksheets, no other prep is needed to conduct this activity.
Includes the following:
• Webquest covering the growth of urbanization in the world today and the rise of megacities. Websites include the United Nations, the Smithsonian, the World Bank, and the African Development Bank Group. Covered topics include the geographic regions that are urbanizing most rapidly (Asia and Africa), the rise of megacities, and urban challenges like insufficient infrastructure, the growth of slums, and high levels of urban inequality. (PDF, 6 pages)
• Student worksheet (PDF, 17 questions, 3 pages)
• Answer key to student worksheet (PDF, 3 pages)
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World Population Webquest
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Running out of Fresh Water Webquest
The Uncertain Future of Fossil Fuels Webquest
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