All About Me Internet Scavenger Hunt


Use the Internet to find some interesting things about yourself. Type all answers in complete sentences.

1. The Day I Was Born

http://www.historychannel.com/today/

Discover other events that have taken place on your birthday.
Find out at least 2 things that happened on your birthday.
  • Click on View Calendar
  • Find your birthdate
  • Look on the left column

2. How Old Are You?

http://www.mathcats.com/explore/agecalculator.html

Enter the month, date and year you were born to find out your age in years, months, weeks, days, hours, minutes and seconds and find out exactly how long it is till your next birthday.

3. What's In A Name?

http://www.name-meanings.com/

Find out what your first or last name means.

4. What a Trip!

http://maps.google.com/

If you could travel (drive) anywhere you wanted in the continental United States, where would you go?
Using Google Maps, find how many miles it is from your home to the destination. (hint: use starting city and state to ending city, state)

Destination : Miles __

5. Find the weather forecast for the area you will be visiting.
http://www.weather.com/