Project CRITICAL Workshop 9 Agenda

January 21, 2021


4:00 p.m.             Review of SCALES and Previous Products

                                      Year 3 Products


4:10 p.m.             Summary of The PPA and The Six Steps


4:15 p.m.             Overview of parts of a WebQuest

Big Product List

Differentiated Tasks

·        Example 1: Smoking and Air Pollution

·        Example 2: Alcoholism in Native American Communities

·        Example 3: Are You Being Bullied?

·        Example 4: Asthma and Absenteeism


A “PPA WebQuest” is a WebQuest that incorporates the steps from the PPA model.

WebQuests can be created using any word processing program (i.e. Microsoft Word, Apple Pages, Google Docs).


4:30 p.m.             Title and Introduction


4:40 p.m.             Task:  Objective(s) that you want your students to produce/create

Types of Tasks

Student Products


Add differentiation to your WebQuest at the Process and/or Task.


4:50 p.m.             Process and Resources

·         Process Checklist

·         Internet Searches

·         Evaluate a Website

·          Insert an Image How-To Video

·         Create a Hyperlink

·         Create a Hyperlink How-to Video


5:00 p.m.             BREAK


5:10 p.m.             Evaluation and Conclusion

Rubrics, Customize a rubric

Rubric How-to Video



5:20 p.m.             Standards

NYS Next Generation Learning Standards  roadmap

Common Core Standards

Interdisciplinary Problem Solving (standards from at least two subjects)


5:30 p.m.             Work on your WebQuest


6:50 p.m.             Save work and send/share draft to staff developers

WebQuest Checklist


6:55 p.m.             Evaluation


7:00 p.m.             ADJOURN