Long Ago & Now unit helps students understand how their lives relate to things and events long ago. includes: • Compare and contrast artifacts long ago & today • Family Tree • Grandparent (or older relative) interview • Timeline | Teaching Social Studies | Elementary Social Studies Education | History Unit
8 Ways to Avoid Barking Up the Wrong Family Tree- Doing genealogy is a lot of hard work- and doing it wrong is even more work.....so get it right the first time and you will save yourself a lot of headaches!
Family Tree activity for The Brand New Kid by Katie Couric. Students fill in names on their family tree and then ask parents to write in where their grandparents and great-grandparents came from. Full lesson plan at http://www.witsprogram.ca/schools/books/the-brand-new-kid.php?source=lesson-plans