Task

    In this WebQuest, you will search for information about the Ohio and Erie canal that relates to jobs that were needed to maintain the canals, transportation of goods and people,  or peoples feelings and attitudes in using or living by the canals.  You may use the links page on your left, textbooks from the library, or any other means.  I suggest that you use the Internet for your information because this will save you time and energy.  You will imagine in your mind that it is 1835 and the canal has been completed for well over three years.  Your job is to write a story for The Plain Dealer, include up to 3 pictures, and create a 25 word crossword puzzle using only terms that are associated with the canal that pertains to any of the following:

    A.  Jobs that were needed to maintain the canals.

    B.  Transportation of goods and people.

    C.  Peoples feelings and attitudes in using or living by the canals.