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Ways to Present your Topic

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National History Day @ GMS
Leadership and Legacy in History
2014-2015


Ways to Present your Topic
Why do we have to do this????
Gautier Middle School Sources
Idea 2
Chronicling America
chroniclingamerica.loc.gov
Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.
Describe the idea you think is best
Conclusion
Documentaries
http://www.nhd.org/CategoryDocumentary.htm
Website
http://www.nhd.org/CategoryWebsite.htm
Exhibit
http://www.nhd.org/CategoryExhibit.htm
National History Day
8 minutes long
Sample Topics 2014-2015
This years theme:
Leadership and Legacy in History
What is this source?
4:43 minutes long
How to save and download content
2:39 minutes long
How to search a specific date
2:36 minutes long
Pro
Top Ten Reasons to participate in National History Day

1. Teaches History

2. Engages Students

3. Energizes the Curriculum

4. Promotes High Academic Standards

5. Encourages Literacy

6. Enhances Assessment

7. Teaches Critical Thinking

8. Inspires Curiosity

9. Recognizes the Student Strengths

10. Activates Civic Engagement
Con
Gautier High School and Pascagoula High School are doing NHD for 10-12 grades. These skills make you a better student. In fact, our football teams in this district have the best grades....because we strive to be NUMBER 1!!!!!
Magnolia Database
Library Card Catalog
(This is where you find books in the school district)
http://destiny.psd.ms/common/servlet/presenthomeform.do;jsessionid=1FD0972E070D6A18B4A0162B4F3463B6?l2m=Home&tm=Home&l2m=Home
Pro
Con
Pro
Con
Refer back to the pros and cons
Explain how it will help
Describe the next steps
Based on Jim Harvey's speech structures
Performance
http://www.nhd.org/CategoryPerformance.htm

example below
Historical Paper
http://www.nhd.org/CategoryPaper.htm
What is National History Day?
http://magnolia.msstate.edu/
Don't forget about vertical files, Mississippi section, and asking your librarian at your school and public libraries!

http://www.nhdrhodeisland.org/2015-theme.html
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