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Dr. Alice Christie's WebQuest Resources

What is a WebQuest?

A WebQuest is a well developed curricular unit or lesson that actively engages learners. When teachers create WebQuests, they build structured environments that orient learners to a specific curricular topic, give learners interesting and viable tasks, provide them with the Internet and print resources they need, provide guidance for completing the tasks, provide rubrics for evaluating learning, and organize a venue in which students share their learning with others. Read more...

Dr. Christie's WebQuest Matrix

Over the last ten years, Dr. Christie has been requiring her graduate students (who are all practicing teachers) to create WebQuests in several of their courses. Her students have collectively created over 400 WebQuests in a wide variety of content areas for elementary, middle, and high school students. Some have created WebQuests to use in professional development with other teachers. She has categorized these in a matrix by content area and grade level. Go to Dr. Christie's WebQuest Matrix...

Dr. Christie's WebQuest Resources

This section of the site provides a number of links to help teachers view, understand, and create WebQuests for their students. It includes templates, rubrics, articles about WebQuests, WebQuest collections, and links to sites to help teachers design WebQuests. Go to Resources...


Dr. Christie's HyperQuest Page

Dr. Christie's KidQuest Page

Dr. Christie's WebQuest Powerpoint™ Presentation

Dr. Bernie Dodge's WebQuest Search

Dr. Bernie Dodge's WebQuest Blog