Cowboys played an important role in the settling of the west. Ranching was a big industry and cowboys helped to run the ranches. They herded cattle, repaired fences and buildings, and took care of the horses. Using this WebQuest, your students can learn about this hardworking group and their important contribution to history.
This package contains a 12-page web search with an included answer key. During the search, they use a variety of strategies and skills that will prepare them to do research using the internet.
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
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Language,Social Studies,Computer Project -Teaching with Power Point "Who Am I?"
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Mrs. Mc's WebQuests