Upcoming SlideShare
×

Web quest final

142
-1

Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
• Full Name
Comment goes here.

Are you sure you want to Yes No
• Be the first to comment

• Be the first to like this

Views
Total Views
142
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
0
Actions
Shares
0
1
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Web quest final

1. 1. Student Page [Teacher Page] “When am I ever going to use this?” A WebQuest for 9-12th Grade (Mathematics) Title Introduction Designed by Task Sheryl Powell Process sheryl444@windstream.net Evaluation Conclusion 1* Credits Based on a template from The WebQuest Page
2. 2. Student Page [Teacher Page] Introduction Title How many times as a student have you been sitting in math Introduction class and thought to yourself, ‘When am I ever going to use Task this?’ The teacher is spitting out facts and formulas at you Process and you cannot see how any of it will apply to you later in life. You may say that your future career has nothing to do Evaluation with math because you want to be a police officer, chef, Conclusion professional athlete, etc. In actuality no matter what your future career or life situation is you will have to use mathematics in your life. 2* DON’T PANIC! Credits
3. 3. Student Page [Teacher Page] The Task Title In this WebQuest you will explore how mathematics Introduction are used in daily life outside of the classroom setting. Task Process Either individually or in groups of two you need to gather information about real life situations in which Evaluation math is used in some fashion. Conclusion 5* 3* 4* Then you or your group will share this information in an oral presentation to the class. Credits
4. 4. Student Page [Teacher Page] The Process Title Either individually or with your partner, you need to gather information about how math is used in the real world. Check out these links: Introduction Task Math in Daily Life: http://www.learner.org/interactives/dailymath/ Process Careers in Mathematics: Evaluation http://www.maa.org/careers/ Conclusion Math Applications: http://library.thinkquest.org/4116/ Where You Will Use Math: http://www.homeschoolmath.net/teaching/why_need_square_roots.php You or your group will then present the information you gathered to the class in an oral presentation. Make sure you address: •Why is learning mathematics important? •What careers use mathematics? •How math can be used besides in one’s career? Basically, you need to tell your peers why learning mathematics is not a waste of their time in school and that is provides valuable tools for later in life. Credits
6. 6. Student Page [Teacher Page] Conclusion Title Introduction Hopefully, now you understand that having math in Task your life is important and vital to your future. Process Mathematics is used in many different areas and Evaluation Conclusion situations. You do not necessarily have to be a mathematician or math teacher to use math in your career as you probably discovered. Now when you are in math class do not roll your eyes when a new concept is introduced. Instead, think about how this concept can be used later in life based on what you have learned from this WebQuest. Credits
7. 7. Student Page [Teacher Page] Credits & References Title Images: Introduction •http://deringdesign.com/portfolio/port-science.asp •http://kick-thehabit.blogspot.com/ Task •http://teachers.egfi-k12.org/us-future-math-teachers-test-average-internationally/ Process •http://www.videojug.com/film/how-to-balance-your-checkbook Evaluation •http://www.123rf.com/photo_5470421_architect-and-two-construction-workers-loo Conclusion Rubistar : http://rubistar.4teachers.org Slideshare : http://www.slideshare.net Slideshare WebQuest : http://www.slideshare.net/mkcroskey/webquest-on-webquests-for-educators-11696376 Springboard : http://springboard.uakron.edu Webquest.org : http://webquest.org/index.php Core Standards: http://corestandards.org/assets/CCSSI_Math%20Standards.pdf Credits
8. 8. [Student Page]Teacher Page Curriculum Standards (Teacher) Title Introduction Learners Mathematics Standards Addressed: Standards Process •Model with mathematics •Use appropriate tools strategically Resources EvaluationTeacher Script Conclusion Credits
1. A particular slide catching your eye?

Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.