What it is like to live in a rainforest? A WebQuest from I4C. Links verified on 11/18/2014 by Bill Byles Introduction | Task | Process | Evaluation | Conclusion Introduction Rainforests are being destroyed and the National Institute for Scientific Research has decided to find out what can be done about it.
You and three of your friends have been selected to spend the next year living in a rainforest in South America. You have three weeks to find out how you need to prepare for this adventure. Remember, what you don't know CAN hurt you. You will be living in a place where plants eat animals, snakes are big enough to eat people, and ... well ... I wouldn't want to frighten you away. Canada - Country Profile - Nations Online. Official Name: Canada ISO Country Code: ca Actual Time: Halifax, : Tue-Mar-29 15:24 Local Time = UTC -4h Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa, Iqaluit: Tue-Mar-29 14:24 Local Time = UTC -5h Winnipeg: Tue-Mar-29 13:24 Local Time = UTC -6h Calgary, Yellowknife: Tue-Mar-29 12:24 Local Time = UTC -7h Vancouver: Tue-Mar-29 11:24 Local Time = UTC -8hMap of Canada's time zone anomalies.
Country Calling Code: +1 Capital City: Ottawa (pop. 1 million) Other Cities: Toronto (4.5 million), Montreal (3.4 million), Vancouver (2.0 million), Calgary (1 million), Quebec (500.000) Government: Type: Confederation with parliamentary democracy. Geography: Location: Northern North America, bordering the North Atlantic Ocean on the east, North Pacific Ocean on the west, and the Arctic Ocean on the north.Area: 9.9 million km² (3.8 million sq. mi.); second-largest country in the world. Climate: Varies from temperate in south to subarctic and arctic in north. Handout1 - eflwebquests. America Search ten English-speaking countries in the American Continent: Choose 2 countries and find the following information for each: Population FlagReligion Capital cityTouristic attractions (at least 3)Write ten True or false statements about the American English speaking countries For example: New York is the capital city of USA.
FALSE Resources. What is a WebQuest? The WebQuest is a creation of Bernie Dodge, a professor of educational technology at San Diego State University.
A WebQuest is used to create lessons in which most or all content is provided with various Web sources. A WebQuest usually includes sections for Introduction, Task, Process, Evaluation, Conclusion, and Credits. The Introduction describes the nature of the lesson and the essential question(s) that will be answered through completion of the exercise. The Task section describes the expected results for the WebQuest. This would include a description of the final work product. The Process tells students how they should go about accomplishing the end result. The Evaluation provides a concrete explanation of how performance will be evaluated. The Conclusion provides a summary and ties it all together. The Credits section provides links and citations for any sources of information, including media, that you have used while completing the WebQuest. English speaking Countries. English-speaking countries: Australia. The term "Down Under" comes from the fact that Australia is located in the southern hemisphere(half of the Earth), below many other countries on the globe.
Overview Geography Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a country in the Southern Hemisphere(half of the Earth) comprising the mainland of the Australian continent (the world's smallest), the island of Tasmania, and numerous smaller islands in the Indian and Pacific Oceans. Neighbouring countries include Indonesia, East Timor, and Papua New Guinea to the north, the Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, and New Caledonia to the northeast, and New Zealand to the southeast. Australia has six states—New South Wales, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, and Western Australia—and two major mainland territories(a geographic area under control of a single governing entity such as state or municipality)—the Northern Territory and the Australian Capital Territory (ACT). The capital city of Australia is Canberra. WEBQUEST CREATOR.
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