WWW Web Page Design: Creating WebQuests for your Students

Calendar and Site Map 

Topic/Week
Web pages 
To Do 
Due Date
  Course Description    

Week 1


Topic 1: 
What Are WebQuests?

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

1:1

  • task 1-Become familiar with the course information
  • task 2-Read the Warm-up and Topic 1 material
  • task 3-Complete and post the Icebreaker in the Forum
Suggested timeline: Work as time permits during this introductory period.
 
Week 1 

Topic 2:
Basic Structure of WebQuests

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

1:2

 

  • task 1-Read through the Warm-up and Topic information explaining the Task
  • task 2-Explore the WebQuest site
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.

Suggested timeline: 
Thursday and Friday

Catch up on the weekend!

 

Week 2

Topic 3:
Exploring and Reviewing WebQuests

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

2:1

  • task 1-Read through the Warm up and Topic 3, visiting WebQuest sites.
  • task 2-Consider the linked graphic when beginning to organize your WebQuest
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.
Suggested timeline:
Monday through Wednesday
Week 2

Topic 4: Finding and Evaluating Resources

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

 

2:2

  • task 1-Read the Warm up, and follow directions in the Topic reading for creating a list of resources
  • task 2-Complete Topic 4 Reading
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.

Suggested timeline:
Thursday and Friday.

 

Catch up on the weekend!

 

Week 3

Topic 5:
The Task

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

 

3:1

  • task 1-Read the Warm up and the description of different Tasks in Topic 5
  • task 2-Review the sites listed to assist you in writing the Task
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.
Suggested timeline: 
Monday through Wednesday.

Week 3

Topic 6: Introduction
and Process Sections

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

3:2

  • task 1-Read the Warm up and the Introduction and Process information in Topic 6
  • task 2-Reflect on your plans and adaptations
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.

Suggested timeline:
Thursday and Friday

 

Catch up on the weekend!

Week 4

Topic 7: Completing WebQuest Sections

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

4:1

  • task 1-Read the Warm up and complete gathering resources, following the guidelines in Topic 7
  • task 2-Gather  information to include in the Teacher Page
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.

Suggested timeline: 
Thursday and Friday.

Catch up on the week-end!

Week 4

Topic 8:
Putting it all Together

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

4:2

  • task 1-Read the Warm up and review information in Topic 8
  • task 2-Finish gathering resources for the final pieces of your WebQuest
  • task 3-Complete the assignment, posting your response in the Forum.
Suggested timeline:
Monday through Wednesday

Week 5

Topic 9:
Project Completion

Warm up
Reading
Resources
Assignment

5:1

  • task 1-Review project posting information in Topic 9 Reading
  • task 2-Complete your project, following guidelines for posting in Assignments
  • task 3
 Submit  project when complete, any time during this week.