The Monarch Butterfly WebQuest
What type of environment would you need to keep Monarch butterflies safe and healthy while they are in your care?
Your Assignment(s)
1. Activity:
You are assigned to work with the Director of the The Bronx Zoo which will be the official site selected to raise a shipment of Monarch Butterflies from Mexico. Which way could you help best? There are three different areas: Researchers, Scientists, or Dieticians.

The Director will explain the parts of each of these assignments. Select your teammates, look over the assignments, and begin. When you have completed your assignments, report your findings to the Director.

Remember: Your goal is to be of assistance to the Director and maintain a safe and healthy habitat for these special visitors.
 2. Title of Activity:
 3. Standards Aligned:
Information Literacy Standards (American Library Association)
Standard 1. The student who is information literate accesses information efficiently and effectively.
Indicator 1.1. Knows library procedures for circulation and care of resources and equipment.
Indicator 1.2. Knows parts of a book and functions of digital resources.
Indicator 1.4. Knows how to use library book classification systems.

NETS-T (National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers)
II. Planning and Designing Learning Environments and Experiences
II.A. design developmentally appropriate learning opportunities that apply technology-enhanced instructional strategies to support the diverse needs of learners.
II.E. plan strategies to manage student learning in a technology-enhanced environment.

 4. Check for Understanding:
 5. Resources:
There are currently no required resources entered for this activity.
 6. Time for Activity
1 hour a day for 1 day