October 30, 1938: Orson Welles airs his now famous War of the Worlds radio play and hysteria overtakes America. Or did it? This webquest leads students through informational text to discover the historical truth and context about what happened that crazy night.
This resource includes both a student webquest form and an answer key.
NOTE: You can also get this webquest PLUS a full Common Core aligned lesson plan with lots of other activities in my store. Just look for "War of the Worlds Radio Broadcast - Lesson Plan."