that delineates the steps the learners should follow in accomplishing the
It is to
be a collaborative activity for students.
Learners are grouped into
teams in which each learner is usually asked to take on a specific
role to carry out the WebQuest, e.g.,
scientist, detective, reporter).
A good WebQuest generates some
tension or conflict that must be resolved.
exercises/worksheets are used to provide steps, resources, and tools for
organizing information. For ESL/EFL learners
scaffolding exercises need
to be constructed that work on language skills.
A set of information sources needed to
complete the task
experts available via e-mail or realtime conferencing
databases on the net
other documents physically available
in the learner's setting.
Some guidance on how to organize the