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Who Are You???

Introduction

You are starting a sewing circle with all your pals.  Your job is to search the Internet to find information about yourself to complete a TechnoQuilt. Once you have found all the correct information, you may design, illustrate and fabricate your quilt.  These will be displayed.


Your Task

Create a quilt all about you.


The Process

Your quilt should include the following sections:

  • Information about your name - the origins, the country it comes from and what it means.
  • At least three historical markers that happened on your birthday in the past.
  • At least three people who were born on your birthday.
  • Two holidays or crazy observances that happen on your birthday or in the month in which you were born.
  • The zodiac sign and gemstone of your birthday and month.
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Resources

Internet sites that may be helpful in completing this assignment:

Search Meaning of Name

http://www.babycenter.com/babyname/meanings.jhtml
http://www.parents.com/baby-names/


On this Day in History – Events In History

http://www.scopesys.com/anyday/
http://www.historyorb.com/today/
http://www.famousbirthdays.com/

Biography.com – People Born On Your Day

http://www.biography.com

Holidays/observances

http://www.emotionscards.com/locations.html

http://www.brownielocks.com/month2.html

Zodiac Signs and Gemstones

http://www.indiaparenting.com/zodiac/index.shtml

http://www.americangemsociety.org/birthstones

 

 

 

Once you have found the information you need - you may go onto your document that is  saved in your folder and begin your quilt.

 

 
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