Here are 10 web sites dedicated primarily to traditional American culture and folk life. Some sites celebrate folk life from other parts of the world, too. Sites specifically designed for educators include:

1. Family Folklore (http://educate.si.edu/migrations/seek2/family.html). Includes lesson plans for showing students how to collect their families' folk histories through words, photographs, and mementos.

2. Louisiana Voices: An Educator's Guide to Exploring Our Communities and Traditions (http://www.crt.state.la.us/FOLKLIFE/edu_home.html). Takes students beyond interviews and music collections to explore games, stories, and craft projects. Shows

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