USF's WebQuest 

WebQuest Title:  History and Religion: Crossing Over to Understand
Author:  Darlene J. Corcoran   

Introduction:

This WebQuest builds on your experience of inventing a religion and analyzing the insider and outsider perspectives.  This lesson asks you to apply this knowledge to a real life situation.

Student's Assignment

Tasks:

Your group will research a religion using the WebQuest.  Using the information gathered, you will create a travel brochure and present it to the class.

Process:

Select the religion your group has been assigned for this project.
 

Buddhism

Hinduism

Islam

Judaism

Resources:

The resources for each religion are located on the process page

Evaluation:
 

Link to the Grading Rubric

Conclusion:

Now that you have completed this exercise, you have the tools to write about or speak about a religion or culture different from your own in an effective manner (after the necessary research, of course).

Questions for Reflection:

How can you use outside of the classroom, what you have learned in this exercise?

Identify a misunderstood group in your school or community.
If people met to discuss their differences, could you help guide the dialogue?