This WebQuest is designed for a fourth grade science lesson.
NC State Standards for Fourth grade Science:
Give examples of changes in an organismís environment that are beneficial to it and some that are harmful.
Explain how animals meet their needs by using behaviors in response to information received from the environment.
English Fourth grade standards:
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2a. Introduce a topic clearly and group related information in paragraphs and sections; include formatting (e.g., headings), illustrations, and multimedia when useful to aiding comprehension.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2b Develop the topic with facts, definitions, concrete details, quotations, or other information and examples related to the topic.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2c Link ideas within categories of information using words and phrases (e.g., another, for example, also, because).
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2d Use precise language and domain-specific vocabulary to inform about or explain the topic.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.2e Provide a concluding statement or section related to the information or explanation presented.