Students will be participating in an Internet Scavenger Hunt. Their task is to find the answer to several questions using a variety of search engines. Once they have located the answer, they will type it in the Scavenger Hunt spreadsheet along with the URL and search engine used to find the answer. This activity gives students the opportunity to hone their internet skills and also gives them an insight into the vast number of sites available to them.

The following documents will be used in the completion of this activity.

Internet Scavenger Hunt 2

When looking up information on the internet it is important to check the credibility of the site. Knowing how to evaluate web sites helps you determine how accurate and up-to-date the information is. Use the following documents to evaluate websites for authenticity.