The resources on this page are based on the theme Family Photos in Grade 2 of Houghton Mifflin's Invitations to Literacy program.

Bibliography

Here is a bibliography of supplementary books that include cross-curricular connections and books that meet individual needs. Click here for the latest update

Activities

Help yourself to these extension activities. You can print them out and use them in your classroom.

Links

Here are some links to sites on the Internet that relate to Family Photos.

Ancestry.com
This site contains lists of databases for ancestry search, genealogy lessons for beginners, and a list of ancestry books and magazines. The site helps to connect families through the World Wide Web.
http://www.ancestry.com/
USGenWeb Kidz
This site offers genealogy instruction for kids and for anyone interested in getting researching their families' history. The site also contains related links, projects for kids, and any additional information related to genealogical research.
http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgwkidz/
The Genealogy Home Page
Maintained by Pennsylvania State University, this site, in addition to providing a guide to research in genealogy, includes excellent links and information about multicultural resources. Students will find this site helpful in preparing family histories or for doing research on the peoples of the United States.
http://www.genhomepage.com