Fun History Internet Sites

 

1. Find the meaning, origin, and history of your last name.  See where other people with your last name live in the United States.

http://www.last-names.net/

 

2. There are 315,528,858 people in the United States. Find out how many have your name.

http://howmanyofme.com/

 

3. Create a time capsule for a day in history, for example your birthday.   See the top news headlines, popular songs, TV shows, toys, and books at that time, and select the ones you would like to put in your time capsule.

http://dmarie.com/timecap/step1.asp

 

4. Create a timeline of your life showing the important dates and events in it.

http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/materials/timeline/

 

5. Create a Family Tree 
http://www.teachervision.fen.com/tv/printables/TCR/1557344930_66.pdf







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