WebQuest Home and Introduction Page
A WebQuest is an online learning activity that is centered around the
Internet and self, or mutual discovery of the individual student
or a group of Learners.
of this particular WebQuest is to guide a learner (or a group of learners) through
a structured Learning activity about the Italian Waffle Cookie known as
"Pizzelle" and now popular worldwide. By completing this
activity, a thorough understanding and appreciation of the Pizzelle will
will guide a learner or group of learners on a journey of discovery
about Pizzelle and it's origins and journey from the Abruzzi region of
Italy, to America with many immigrant families as well as it's worldwide
For the purposes of this assignment, you as an individual, or with the
work group you are assigned to, are performing a project on documenting
the traditions which have been brought to this country from other parts
of the world. Your current assignment is to document the
traditions and information involving the Italian waffle cookie known as
the Pizzelle for the basis of completing a project for an electronically
based display at the Smithsonian Museum.
Use the links in either the upper left hand or bottom portions of these
pages to navigate through the various elements of this WebQuest and the
Pizzelle site. The WebQuest Links are listed in the order to be
reviewed and completed from top to bottom.
After reviewing this Introduction,
proceed to the Task Page for a
detailed breakdown of Tasks and Sub-Tasks associated with the WebQuest.