My Family Tree and Me – A Beginning Genealogy Workbook for Boys
This book is created for boys aged 9 to 90. A great adventure awaits them as they work through 50+ pages (8.5 x 11). Fun activities will lead them on a path to yesterday and teach them to preserve treasured memories of today. This is the perfect solution for obtaining a genealogy merit badge and a fun family activity workbook.
The introduction gives a list of startup supplies a person will need, definitions for words genealogists use, abbreviations and proper recording of dates.
The book goes on to assist with recording personal and family information, school and friends, favorite things, there is space to record family legends and stories, all about interviewing and even a place for family autographs!
The workbook explains about documents and where to find them, how to write letters (or emails).
It gives great ideas and examples on how to share what you've found including how to create a mock family newspaper.
Boys will really enjoy making memories as they research about and participate in some of the "Reenacting Ancestral Activities" such as bow making/archery, bug collecting, hide tanning, and candle making.
Included is a selection of reproducible charts and forms for displaying your family history in artful ways.
Product Code: MyFamilyTree-001