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Updated by Brian Rock on Mar 17, 2013
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Best Science Webquests

This is a collection of the best science webquests that I've written about on Rockin' Webquests. I'll update this every month or so as I add new webquests to the site, so that this list will represent the ten or so best webquests for science class.


Periodic Table Webquest: A Jigsaw, Research, and Creating a Scrapbook

In this periodic table webquest, students must research an element of the periodic table using a jigsaw. Then they create a scrapbook and present it.

Mitosis Webquest, A Comic Strip of the "Crazy" Biological Cycle

This mitosis webquest asks students to create a comic strip, using a software tool (Comic Life) to explain how mitosis works for their classmates.

Volcano Webquest, an Elementary Science Inquiry and Presentation

This volcano webquest is a great inquiry activity for elementary science students. They spend a few days researching volcanoes and then explain something.

Solar System Webquest, A Model of the Planets Around the Sun

In this solar system webquest, students research the planets and create some kind of accurate physical representation of them.

Cell Webquest for Science Classes: A Tour of Plant and Animal Cells

"A Tour of the Cell" is a cell webquest that tasks students with researching different types of cells and making a presentation to their classmates.