Community Webquests and Websites

WebQuests

Webquest for Discovering a Community

http://www.geocities.com/nck12timanj/jacque_webquest2.html

Webquest for Overview of a Community http://www.arlington.k12.va.us/schools/barrett/webquest/

communities/index.html

Webquest for Communities Past & Present (pilgrim/present)

http://www.kent.k12.wa.us/staff/ekeller/pilgrimwq/communities.htm

Web Sites
Jobs in Communities

htttp://www.whatdotheydo.com/

Learning About a City

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/cities/

Learning about NE towns

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/netowns/netowns.html

Exploring Communities

http://www.planning.org.kidsand community/

The Flag as a Symbol

http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/flag/index.html

(Lesson plan to go with this web site)

Community References

http://www.smithtown.k12.ny.us/curriculum/2nd_scst/htm

http://www.mcps.k12.md.us/curriculum.socialstd/grade2/Grade_2_Obj.html

Learning About Your Neighborhood

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

Learning About Symbols of US Government

http://bensguide.gpo.gov/

Put Together Puzzles of Different Types of Communities (ex: city, farm)

http://www.jigzone.com/ms.g.php?q=im

Writing:

http://www.planning.org/kidsandcommunity/