The local community serves as the focal point for third grade as students begin to understand how their communities have changed over time and to make comparisons with communities in other places. The study of local history comes alive through the use of artifacts and documents.
Resources page for records of The Scottish Genealogy Society - Family History and Ancestry in Scotland. The Society, based in Edinburgh and founded in 1953, helps with research into Scottish family and local history. The links on this page will be to on-line databases, transcriptions, and digital images of Scottish books or sites of general interest.
Look at how homes and communities have changed in the past 100 years. The project includes a local history study, a comparison of Victorian homes and lifestyles with modern day and an insight into the period’s inventions.
Explore the stunning landscapes, acclaimed sites and local history of San Francisco! From the Golden Gate Bridge to a privately guided tour of the Walt Disney Family Museum, there is something for everyone in the family to enjoy with Adventures by Disney!
The Book shop in Wigtown, Dumfries and Galloway is Scotland’s biggest second-hand bookshop and “A work of art”. Inside, a mile of shelving holds books on all subjects and prices. Local history books are a speciality.