Family Tree Projects and Genealogy Activities for Kids

Working on a family tree project for school? Maybe you’ve heard a story about a Civil War soldier in your family, or you have the same last name as someone famous and want to find out if you’re related. You’ve come to the right place! You can learn how to become a “family detective” and dig up clues about your ancestry.


Parents and educators: Find advice for getting your kids involved in family history to help with homework and resources for lesson planning here, too! Also, be sure to check out all the fun activities over at The Old Farmer’s Almanac for Kids.