This research-based curriculum can be customized and implemented by cross-content teachers using biology, anthropology, and history. In this particular genealogy camp, instructors will teach campers how to investigate their family history, including births, deaths, traditions, marriages, and movements from place to place. Campers will learn that genes are like instructions that turn on commands that make traits show up. This camp will help children to understand how to be creative while learning about DNA and family genetic history. Campers will also gain and understanding of how DNA impacts hair, skin, and eye color. Campers may also learn how to conduct research through United States Census records and other government archives.
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Cancellations and Details
Payment is due upon registration. Registration cancellations with a full refund will be accepted until one week prior to the first class. After that, the individual may be held responsible for registration and fees. The University may cancel or postpone any course or activity because of insufficient enrollment or other unforeseen circumstances.