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ERIC Number: ED473214
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Pages: 26
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Exploring Our Roots. Fulbright-Hayes Summer Seminars Abroad Program, 2002 (Hungary and Poland).
Long, Nancy Ann Zrinyi
The lesson plan developed in this project presents the author's experience of searching for her roots during a summer seminar spent in Hungary, the land of her ancestors. Following an introduction, the project provides a summary syllabus for developmental writing students in an English literature and composition course, "Exploring Our Roots." The syllabus cites a purpose; explains methods; lists readings; gives assignments; and discusses evaluation. The project presents seven sections: (1) "Personal Essay" (Sample for Students); (2) "Internet Genealogical Research"; (3) "Grandfather Zrinyi's Ellis Island Records"; (4) "Zrinyi Castle in Sziget" (History and Photos); (5) "Handout for Students" (Lanier's Family History); (6) "Handout for Students" (Top Genealogy Web sites); and (7)"Handout for Students" (Family Heritage Article). (BT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: Center for International Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Hungary