Introduction Arrrrgh me mateys! Today you will have t' choose if yer pirate enough t' embark on a dangerous adventure. Have ya ever wondered if thar really was such a thin' as pirates? Or be they just make-believe characters in fairy tales? Are you ready t' find out t' truth? Can you handle t' truth? Or be you too much o' a swashbuckler? Yer Captain, Cap. Francour
Process Through research, you will study about different pirates, their role in history, how they operated, where they operated, the ships they used and their weaponry. At the end of this Webquest you will share your findings using different types of multimedia, such as Goggle Docs and Pow Toons.
Roles Day 1-2 Step 1: Introduce In groups of 2, answer the following questions below. 1. What is a pirate? 2. Why did/do pirates exist? 3. Who could be a pirate? What was the belief about women being pirates? 4. What was a pirates life like? Write a detailed description 5. Describe present day pirates. Who are they, where are they from, why do they exist, who do the threaten? 6. Compare and contrast pirates in the past to present day pirates 7. What parts of world were pirates mostly found in the 1700s? Where are they found today? 8. Why did these areas have pirates? Please submit this on a google doc through Schoology! Day 3-5 Step 1:Go over Tasks. Step 2: Go through each individual task page and follow the instructions to complete each task. Keep the following questions in mind as you are working:
Day 6-8 Introduce how to use Pow Toons ----------Tutorials Compile your information into your Pow Toons app
Day 9-10 Present to Captain Francour and your fellow class pirates.