Science Web Quests 50 to 100
Maker | What's
A Web Quest, You Ask?
use of Technology - Do you really understand the rules of using
Synthesis - Your task is to watch the animation on the link
and answer the questions regarding protein synthesis.
Experimentation - This Web quest will help you develop your
own understanding of what is involved in "the classic experiment"
through learning the basic concepts, contrasting "the experiment"
with other methods of primary research, serving as a participant
(or subject) in an experiment, becoming familiar with the ethical
issues in experiments, critiquing experimental designs, and finally
through developing and critiquing your own experimental design.
Forests - Why is the Rain Forest important? What are some of the animals
that live there?
WILL KILL YOU - Smoking cigarettes does not make a person look cool.
That is a fabricated lie made up by some high school students who wanted
people to think they were popular.
the Dolphins - Why should we stop dolphins from being killed? How
are people hurting dolphins?
and Inventors - Every day, we are surrounded by the inventions, research
and experiments that have been done before we were born.
Start to Success! - What are ways that students can eat healthy before,
during, and after school?
System Wonders - How does gravity affect the orbit of the planets?
Active for Life - What does it take to be active for life?
in Arctic Tundra - You will choose one of the animals given, research
on it by writing questions to help you with the research and share your
findings using podcast.
It Up - The Spanish language is spoken in 15 of the 19 countries in
South and Central America and in a few in North America as well. Apparently
el Espanol is a pretty big deal.
Art of Brainwashing - Can you identify different types of propaganda
and their specific purpose? Can you make up an ad that uses the techniques
you have learned to identify?
Dangers of Steroids - Students must research the effects of steroids
and gather information about their history, uses (both positive and negative)
and side effects.
Pioneers of PTE - Periodic table is the bible of chemistry. Have you
ever wondered how the periodic table of elements come about?
Planets - You are a member of an international scientific team in
charge of the first planetary colony in our solar system. You must analyze
at least four different planets and decide on which planet to colonize.
Scientific Method - At the end of this assignment you and your partner
will need to answer the following question: How can using the Scientific
Method help to solve everyday problems?
Solar System_ - Throughout this Science lesson we will learn some
new and interesting facts about all eight planets in our Solar System,
as well as review information we have already learned.
Wonderful Water Cycle - Why is the water cycle important to us as
well as nature?
Wonders of Weather - Students will create "cloudscapes" to demonstrate
their understanding of cirrus, stratus, cumulus, and cumulonimbus clouds.
to Fight Obesity - What are some ways in which students and children
alone, can help one another in promoting healthier lifestyles and fight
- What is a volcano? What happens when a volcano erupts? Where are volcanoes
Watchers! - Have you ever wondered how meteorologists predict the
weather? Well, this week you will be able to watch, record, and predict
the weather just like a meteorologist!
Tobacco Use - You and your classmates will be investigating the reasons
why teens choose to use tobacco. Who influences them to use tobacco or
not to use tobacco?
Physical Fitness - Students will be given a daily log in which they
will keep track of all physical activity they participate in and the duration
of the activity, for a week.
Quest - Wow! You have been asked by the National Junior Geographic
Society to go on a mission to find out about different whales and particularly
find out about the whales that are becoming extinct.
Watch - Our job is to learn more about these animals and help them
to survive so they will always swim in our oceans. Each student will belong
to a group that will gather information on a whale species and present
that information to the rest of the class.
Are What You Eat - You are to analyze and reflect on one day of food/drink
consumption from when you make up to when you go to bed.
- The animals at the local zoo have escaped! As a community, we are going
to get together and help the zoologist put the animals back where they
Search of Stellaluna's Family
- In North
Carolina, how do the seasons affect me?
Zone Tour Guide