This lesson is designed to complement the ninth grade Integrated
Science Curriculum and the tenth grade Social Studies curriculum for the Peoria
Unified School District in Peoria, Arizona. In addition, it also
satisfies Language Arts Standards in reading, writing, viewing, and
presenting and Math Standards using charts, tables, and graphs. It
also addresses Information Literacy Standards and Technology Standards.
The lexile reading levels of the articles that are used for this WebQuest range from
910-1160 for the ninth grade component and up to 1210 for the tenth
Prior to beginning this WebQuest, we suggest that you and your
students take time to learn how to use the www.evaluation form.
You may do this yourself or have the media specialist help. For more
information, see Notes.