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Article Review Webquests

  1. 1. Angelia Morris ED 655 Design of E-Learning Article Review
  2. 2. <ul><li>Webquests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Utilized within the K-12 system </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Goal is to promote higher order thinking utilizing Bloom’s Taxonomy </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Reflect a learner-centered approach </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Utilize critical thinking, inquiry and problem solving </li></ul></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Promote the utilization of WebQuests within the nursing curriculum </li></ul><ul><li>Identify the educational principles and cognitive activities available to be utilized within a nursing context </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporate WebQuests in F2F and online nursing courses as part of a constructivist and cooperative learning environment </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>WebQuests are a prescribed set of activities which encourage learners to engage in inquiry </li></ul><ul><li>Promote higher-order, critical thinking which encourage analysis, synthesis and evaluation </li></ul><ul><li>Expose students to variety of contexts and perspectives within collaborative learning to promote reflection, interaction and group dynamics </li></ul><ul><li>Encourages students to expand knowledge base and research skills </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>http://projects.edtech.sandi.net/kearny/forensic/index.htm </li></ul><ul><li>Please link to the website to see an example of an introduction to forensic roles website </li></ul><ul><li>Additional websites available which guide educators in developing webquests </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Literature review </li></ul><ul><li>Supports addition of WebQuesting as an adjunct to nursing programs (F2F and online) </li></ul><ul><li>Constructivist </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Adding perspectives </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Relevant context </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluation framework </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>New addition to nursing educational activities </li></ul><ul><li>Based on accepted learning principles </li></ul><ul><li>Utilizes learning outcomes </li></ul><ul><li>Focuses on the importance of design </li></ul><ul><li>Promotes evaluation activities by learner and educator </li></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>Promote research into the use of WebQuests in nursing </li></ul><ul><li>Authors suggest that WebQuests </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Increase motivation & learning </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Enhance critical thinking </li></ul></ul>

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