3.2: Finding New Words' Let's Go on a WebQuest!

When you finish the webquest, answer the following questions and post your responses on the class discussion forum.

  1. What did I learn about mobile apps?

  2. How did my English improve by completing this webquest?

  3. What new words did I learn (use context clues or a dictionary to find the meaning of new words)?

  1. An App is a term to describe a web-based program. Apps can be used for personal or business related activities. The creation of apps and the App Stores allows educators easy access to complimentary programs that can be used to teach students about specific content areas. Apps can be used in all subject areas, grade levels, and by all of the different levels of students. They can be used for personal organization, collaborative and visual thinking, and to promote creativity.
  2. My English has improved because I knew new vocabulary and concepts.
  3. Native app: All apps targeted toward a particular mobile platform are known as native apps.
    Hybrid app: is a mix of native and web-based apps.
    Web-based app: A web-based app is coded in HTML5, CSS or JavaScript.