Where Were Your Ancestors in 1871?

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Here is a nicely designed instructional activity on ancestry and family history. In it, learners read an article entitled, "Where Were Your Ancestors in 1871?" Then, they make up a series of questions to profile their family and their community 100 years ago. Everyone creates a family tree. The worksheets embedded in the plan are quite good, and will help you facilitate this fine instructional activity with your class.

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Resource Details

Grade
5th - 8th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Duration
5 days
Instructional Strategies
Project-Based Learning
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