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National Geographic Kids Guide to Genealogy

Publisher: National Geographic

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Media: BOOK - paperback, 160 pages
Author: T. Resler
Year: 2018
ISBN: 9781426329838
Other: colour photos, maps, glossary, index
Publisher: National Geographic

If you're wanting to get kids interested in family history, or are needing a guide book to follow along with during the 'family history' subject at school, this is really a great guide. 

What does your family tree look like? Where do its roots lead? Are you related to royalty? These are just some of the many questions it asks as you get to start your very own family tree journey! This lively guide will

Packed with lots of activities like become a detective, create a timeline, make your own time capsule and plenty more - the book includes plenty of fun facts, and lists, and offers readers lots of tips to help bring the dusty past to vivid life! 

Contents:
Introduction: Who are you?
How to use this book
On the move
Map of earliest human migrations

DETECTIVE WORK
 - Solving a mystery
 - Kinds of kin
 - Detective techniques
 - Who, what, when, where
 - Why and how
 - Research roadblock: Where's Prussia?
 - Prove it!
 - Documentary evidence
 - Test your detective skills
 - Case files: the first Americans

TOOLS OF THE TRADE
 - Gear up!
 - Preserve the evidence
 - Keep your facts straight
 - Picture this
 - Group activity
 - Case file: The Europeans arrive
 - Case file: Forced migration

BEGINNING THE INVESTIGATION
 - The prime suspect: You
 - Create a timeline of your life
 - Super sleuthing
 - Undercover work
 - Research roadblock: what's in a name?
 - Break through!
 - Hidden in plain sight
 - Make a time capsule
 - Interviewing witnesses
 - Case files: Coming to both coasts

FINDING CLUES
 - Hit the books
 - Make your coat of arms
 - Count on countries
 - One-stop shopping
 - A little help, please?
 - Research roadblock: Why don't the facts match up?
 - Make and keep a journal
 - Case files: Heading west

HOT ON THE TRAIL
 - Vitally important!
 - Making sense of the census
 - Digging deeper
 - Research roadblock: What does it say?
 - More than just population
 - Make a board game
 - Memory lane
 - Wedding bells
 - Awww, a baby
 - Getting down with death
 - Start growing your family tree
 - Case files: Flocking to US cities

FILLING IN THE BLANKS
 - Following footsteps
 - Increase your cultural IQ
 - Put together a family cookbook
 - Land ho!
 - Uncle Sam wants you!
 - Digging into daily life
 - Time travel
 - Trace your family's journey
 - Research roadblock: Vanished without a trace
 - Case files: The great migration

INTO THE FORENSIC LAB
 - Your blueprint
 - Decoding your DNA
 - Make your case
 - Organize a family reunion
 - Case files: becoming more diverse

Meet a family historian and genealogist
Words genealogists need to know
Find out more
Index
Photo credits
Acknowledgements & credits

 

 

 

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