Radford City Schools

Web Quest

A web quest test your skills at researching the web to find answers.

Try the following…

Little Boy Blue Web quest…


Little Boy Blue
 

Little boy blue come blow your horn.

The sheep’s in the meadow, the cow’s in the corn.

Where is the little boy who looks after the sheep?

He’s under the haystack, fast asleep.
-by:  Eugene Field

 

1. Who’s painted "Blue Boy"?  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Blue_Boy 

2. Using Google image search for a picture of sheep in the meadows and share the image url by right clicking and coping the shortcut. 

3. Check out the “Cow Parade.” http://www.chicagotraveler.com/cows_on_parade.htm 
What local spin off do we have around here?  Hint, gobble, gobble

https://www.gobbledeart.org/collections/gallery 

4. Print a cow http://www.coloring.ws/cow.htm  Color it your way.

5. Which famous artist painted “Haystacks”?  His name rhymes with money :)


Here's another...
 

Grandma’s Spectacles

These are Grandma’s spectacles,
This is Grandma’s hat.
This is the way she folds her hands,
And lays them in her lap.
 
Here are Grandpa's spectacles,
And this is Grandpa's hat
And this is the way he folds his arm 
and takes a little nap.
-Author: Unknown
 
1. Name a Grandma  artist.    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grandma_Moses
2. Her style of art is known as ____________.
3. What children's book character says "Grandma what big eyes you have."?  http://ace.home.xs4all.nl/Literaria/Txt-Dahl.html
5. What do you call your Grandma?
6. When is Grandparents day?