Teacher Framework Handouts

Introduction

Lesson: Introduction to History Day Theme
 

Choosing a Topic

Lesson: Choosing a Topic Using Historical Eras
Lesson: Narrowing and Connecting Topics to Theme
Lesson: Guiding Questions/Contract
 

Research

Lesson: Note-Taking
Lesson: Library Resources
Lesson: Verification of Information and Integrity of Research
Lesson: Primary Sources and Documents
 

Analysis 

Lesson: Historical Context
Lesson: Historical Significance
Lesson: Thesis Development
 

Presentation

Lesson: Narrative Organizer
Lesson: Writing for Your Category
Lesson: Build It! Category Rules and Sample Projects
 
Exhibit

Documentary

Performance

Website

Paper

Lesson: Process Papers and Bibliography
 
 

Classroom Management

Classroom Management: Running a School History Day Event

National History Day in Minnesota is sponsored by the Minnesota Historical Society and the University of Minnesota, Department of History
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