STUDENT WORKSHEET: Planning a Trip Using the Internet

[Print this page to keep the information you find during your search.]

DAY TWO

Students will sign onto the Internet and utilizing three different search engines, type in their destination and obtain information. One fact must be the name of a visitorís bureau or chamber of commerce. Three points of interest for visiting should also be located.

Materials: Computer, Internet, printer (optional)

Utilizing three different search engines, explore your destination. Find the name of a visitorís bureau or chamber of commerce and at least three sites to visit at your destination. Remember to write the search engines and web sites utilized.



NAME OF VISITORíS BUREAU OR CHAMBER OF COMMERCE:
_________________________________________________________

Address
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________

E-mail Address
_________________________________________________________

POINTS OF INTEREST FOR THE DESTINATION
(at least three):

1. ________________________________ Cost $ ________

2. ________________________________ Cost $ ________

3. ________________________________ Cost $ ________

4. ________________________________ Cost $ ________

5. ________________________________ Cost $ ________

SEARCH ENGINES UTILIZED:
1. ___________________ 2. _________________

3. ___________________ 4. _________________

ON WHAT INTERNET WEB SITES DID YOU FIND YOUR INFORMATION?
1. _____________________2. _________________

3. _____________________4. ________________

Which search engine did you like the best?
_________________________________________________________

Explain why?
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________

Which search engine was the most effective?
_________________________________________________________

Explain why?
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________
_________________________________________________________

    



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