American Family History - (previously in Grade 6)

American Memory Project

American Memory provides written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints,

maps, and sheet music that document the American experience.

Finding our families finding ourselves exhibit

The official site for the Musuem of Tolerance exhibit includes images of some of the displays and resources

for researching family history including tips for getting started and links to genealogy sites.

Suggestions for questions when interviewing family members.


- Great questions

Suggestions for getting a good conversation going when interviewing family.

Dining Through the Decades

American History Timeline

Life Magazine Photo Archive

Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today.

Popular Toys of the past 100 years

Forbes magazine article with pictures on the most popular toys of the last 100 years


This site will give you information on the economy, movies, television, books, and sports for the '60-'90s.

Writers' Dream Tools

history by the decades, which includes slang, music, listing of events