National History Day - Miss Hemphill

2018-2019
National History Day (NHD) at TCA!
Students in 7th Grade NHD are in
Miss Hemphill’s Flex.
This
year’s theme is:

“Triumph & Tragedy in History”



See links below and stay-tuned for more info. on the new History Day season coming soon!
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  • Monthly Calendar:           

     Coming soon!

  • Monthly Hi-lights:

   Check each month for updates!


-   Flex:
Starting the first week of September, we will be in the classroom Mondays & Fridays, and in computer lab (Mr. Swiontek's room 3329)on
Tuesdays & Thursdays.

- The NHD WEBSITE is ONLINE !
-   Familiarize yourself with
NHD website: www.nhd.org &
Regional: coloradocollege.edu/historyday


- Also, you can keep up with the facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/COhistoryday/)

 

Webinar to give you ideas for & insights into this year's theme:

More information coming soon!


September

- Supplies:
3-ring binder
stack of 3x5 index cards 
sticky notes (any size or color)
5 tab dividers (with  pockets can be helpful)

-   Receive:
Project Checklist

2018-19 Project Calendar
TCA History Day Handbook


- Choose topic and project category

-   Collect sources (We will check out books online) and discover other helpful resources

-   Start researching!

OCTOBER

-   Focus on finding & citing both secondary & primary sources.

-   Begin to take notes on note cards - especially on book sources as they may need to be returned to the library.

-   Online sources printed

 

NOVEMBER
- Keep up the good work & check due dates to keep on track!

DECEMBER
- Complete research!

JANUARY
- 7th Graders purchase exhibit boards ($7)
- We will do the on-line Registration together: 
  ($5 fee due Jan.11)

- Begin projects

FEBRUARY
- Complete project!
- Website and Paper entries due:  February 15!!
-
Tentative TCA History Day, Fri. February 22


MARCH
- Pikes Peak Regional History Day Sat., March 1st
- Students must be present to compete
- For more info., go to the Regional website:  
  https://sites.coloradocollege.edu/historyday/


April
- Make improvements if moving on to State

MAY
- State contest at CU Denver, Auraria Campus,
  Sat. May 3

JUNE
- Nationals in D.C. area, June 10-14