Silver Challenge
Build a timeline for one of your ancestors


Challenge: Choose one of your ancestors and build a timeline based on the information you have found out about them. Use one of the Timeline Generator’s found below in the “Suggested resources and useful websites” section or make your own timeline. Include personal information such as birth, marriage & death dates that you have discovered. Can you include in your timeline any further information such as personal facts or events that may have affected your ancestors life.

How do I do this: Look at your family tree and select an ancestor. Use facts from your family tree. Research information from the internet, books or newspapers to find out additional information for your timeline Suggested places to find this information: Look at your family tree. Use books and internet sources you may have access to at home. Use library resources.

Suggested resources and useful websites:
http://www.teach-nology.com/web_tools/materials/bigtimeline/
http://www.softschools.com/teacher_resources/timeline_maker/
http://www.ourtimelines.com/create_tl_2c.html

Keep the original safe.