Tech Integration Classroom Project
Subject: Social Studies
Grade Range: 6 - 8
Application: Internet Explorer 7
The process for creating and conducting the Wonder Wander scavenger hunt using Microsoft® Internet Explorer 7 is described below. The Completed Project Movie shows you what the example project might look like. The tutorial movies that follow demonstrate, step-by-step, how to search the Internet for answers to an Internet scavenger hunt. This project can be easily modified in order to create a scavenger hunt relevant to any subject under study. For a complete project description, including goals, objectives, and materials needed, see the Project Overview.
What's in a Project?
Each project provides:
- Project activity guide
- Copy of the completed project
- All the resources needed to recreate the example project
- Step-by-step tutorial movies that walk students through the project
- Assessment rubric
Information for Teachers
This project can be easily modified or adapted for other subject areas or other skill levels.
All example files, an assessment rubric, and information about adapting and extending the example project are included in the resource materials available for download with this project.
Creating Your Own Project
We'll begin by learning a little bit about the addresses that are used in a Web browser -- how to tell the browser to go to a specific Web address, and then how to copy Web address to a word-processing document. Then we'll explore the different types of searches that you can do on the Web.