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Family Interviews: The Grandparent/Elder Project

Students explore key concepts/facts in 20th Century history, develop interview questions, and produce master list of questions that can be used in project. Students then interview grandparent, great-grandparent, or other elder about his/her life experiences prior to 1950. Students tape interviews, give summaries of their feature article based on interviews, and create web sites to showcase their articles.

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8th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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