Grade Range: 4-12Resource Type(s): Reference MaterialsDate Posted: 9/2/2008
This printable guide shows students how to research the place where they live and can be used as a tool for individual or small group research. It will help them conduct research on their home or local building, describe their research process and summarize their conclusions based on analysis of the research. This activity is one of the educational resources included in the online exhibition entitled Within These Walls.
Discovery learning, Experiential learning, Hands-on learning, Project-based learning
Lessons & Activities
The CSS Alabama was a 1,050-ton screw steam sloop of war. On August 24, 1862 it rendezvo...
genealogy, Within These Walls, family, social history, family life, history, Investigation, house, familial history, everyday life, research, home
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