• Share
  • Email
  • Embed
  • Like
  • Save
  • Private Content
Dino Webquest

Dino Webquest



WebQuest on Dinosaurs, Elementary level

WebQuest on Dinosaurs, Elementary level



Total Views
Views on SlideShare
Embed Views



3 Embeds 7

http://www.slideshare.net 5
http://sitebuilder.yola.com 1
http://jenniferwelchedt41570.yolasite.com 1



Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
Post Comment
Edit your comment

    Dino Webquest Dino Webquest Presentation Transcript

    • Dinosaurs
      Your WebQuest Adventure
      By Jennifer Welch
    • Introduction
      Welcome to the land of the dinosaurs. In this adventure, you and your partner are about to become famous paleontologists. You will discover a new type of dinosaur. You will have to present your discovery to the world.
    • Your Task
      As a paleontologist your assignment is to:
      Research different types of dinosaurs from the three periods of The Mesozoic Era.
      Detail how various dinosaurs looked and acted.
      Include where and when they lived.
      Group dinosaurs by their likenesses and differences.
      Once you have a good understanding of what dinosaurs were all about, create your own dinosaur.
      Your final task will be to present your discovery to the world.
    • As a palentologist:
      You and your partner must:
      Name your newly discovered dinosaur
      Provide a picture of the fossil
      Provide a likeness of how the dinosaur looked when it was alive
      Describe the characteristics of the dinosaur including what it ate, where it lived, when it lived, and what other creatures existed during the same period
      You must also come to a conclusion as to why you believe your dinosaur became extinct
      Use evidence from your research on dinosaurs to support your discovery
    • Helpful Tips
      Be creative! The sky is the limit.
      Brainstorm with your partner. Share ideas.
      Stay organized. Decide how sort all of your information.
      Use additional resources as needed. There’s nothing wrong with a good old fashioned book.
      Most importantly, have FUN!
    • The Process
      To conduct your research, use the following websites:
      Dino Don Inc.
      Dinosaur Floor: Meet the Dinosaurs
      Dinosaur Treks - Extinction Theories
      Dinosaurs - Dinosaur, facts, fossils, pictures, and information
      Dinosaurs at the Smithsonian
      Zoom Dinosaurs
    • Evaluation
    • Conclusion
      Congratulations! You have completed the WebQuest and have now become a world famous paleontologist. You have discovered a new dinosaur for all the world to enjoy. You have gained valuable dinosaur knowledge through your research. You are an expert!