Webquests

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    Webquest: Water

    Water is amazing – nothing on Earth can live without it. Find out more about water’s properties and why it’s so important in our watery webquest, celebrating World Water Day (22nd March).

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    Webquest: Shakespeare

    This Shakespearean webquest includes activities on Shakespeare’s life, Romeo and Juliet, ’boy players’ and famous quotes from Shakespeare plays that we still use today.

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    Webquest: Christmas

    This festive-themed webquest includes activities on the history of Christmas, Santa Claus and global celebrations.

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    Webquest: New Year

    This webquest includes activities about the history of New Year celebrations practised today across a variety of cultures.

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    Webquest: Rosh Hashanah

    Rosh Hashanah is the Jewish New Year. In this webquest, students will investigate the holiday and learn more about Jewish culture.

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    Webquest: La Tomatina

    La Tomatina is one of the world’s most unusual celebrations. In this webquest, you will find out more about this unique festival.

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    Webquest: Independence Day

    In this webquest, students will investigate Independence Day in the United States and learn about independence days in some other countries.

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    Webquest: The summer solstice

    Learn all about the summer solstice and how it is celebrated throughout the world in our seasonal-themed webquest.

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    Webquest: St George’s Day

    On 23rd April is St George’s Day. But who was Saint George, how is he celebrated and did he really kill a dragon? Find out the answers in this webquest.

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    Webquest: Bonfire Night

    This webquest by Gabrielle Jones includes activities about the history and traditions of Bonfire Night.

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    Webquest: Thanksgiving

    This webquest includes activities designed to inform students about the history, traditions and typical food associated with Thanksgiving.

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    Webquest: Easter

    This webquest includes activities on the history of Easter, Easter symbols, celebrations around the world and facts about the spring festival. 

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    Webquests

    A selection of fun lesson plans on festivals, including Valentine’s Day, Halloween and Christmas, that practise web-based skills.

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    Webquest: Chinese New Year

    This webquest includes activities on food and traditions associated with Chinese New Year, as well as the Chinese calendar and zodiac signs.

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    Webquest: Valentine’s Day

    This love-themed webquest includes activities on the history of Valentine’s Day, strange facts and amorous quotations.

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    Webquest: Halloween

    This spooky webquest includes activities on popular Halloween traditions, global celebrations and terrifying tales.

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    Webquest: St Patrick’s Day

    Who was St Patrick? Find the answer in this webquest, and learn about how 17th March is celebrated around the world.

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    Webquest: Ramadan

    In this webquest, students find out when and how Ramadan is celebrated, learn about fasting and watch a video of a Muslim teacher talking about Eid.