Workshop 5 – Research (Checklist)

Purpose — Show members how to easily research their family using a Research Checklist

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RESEARCHING YOUR FAMILY

Opening  Prayer

Review last week’s homework assignment

RESEARCHING YOUR FAMILY
Step 4.  Research Your Family
Step 4a)  Begin with yourself…and other relatives
Show Video W5A (6:07)  Learn From Family

Step 4b)  Search the Internet using a handy Checklist
Show Video W5B (4:28)  Find A Record

USING THE CHECKLIST — Research one of the member’s families
1)    Choose a family from the member’s pedigree chart
2)    Show them how to use our simple Research Checklist to direct and track their research
xxxxx Step 4b – 1) Grab The Correct Checklist
xxxxx Step 4b – 2) Fill In The Checklist
xxxxx Step 4b – 3) Use Your Internet Bookmarks
xxxxx Step 4b – 4) Mark Off The Checklist

Show them the “Checklist” dropdown on the Browser Menu Bar
These are the matching websites you’ll use
xxxxx Family Tree
xxxxx FamilySearch
xxxxx RootsWeb
xxxxx Ancestry.com
xxxxx Google
xxxxx US GenWeb
xxxxx HeritageQuest
xxxxx RootsWeb Message Board
xxxxx GenForum Message Board

REVIEW THIS WEEK’S HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENT
Handout—Homework Assignment #5

Closing Prayer

 

The downloaded videos are located in blue Tab #8 “Family History Workshop” folder on the Family History Center computer desktop.   Links to low-resolution online versions to preview as you prepare for the workshop are located here.

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Instructor Prep

[ ]    Research Checklist U.S. 1600-1700

[ ]    Research Checklist U.S. 1800-1900

[ ]    Research Checklist Foreign

[ ]    Examples of Filling Out The Checklists: Example Step 1Example Step 2Example Step 3

[ ]    Handout—Homework #5

Member Homework

[ ]    Continue research on your chosen family using a Family Research Checklist

[ ]    Bring Family Research Checklist you’ve been filling out to class

[ ]    Bring binder to class


Instructor Followup

[ ]    Email them their Homework #5 Email

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