Educational Resources for Teachers & Students

National History Day Topic Guide

  • Washington History Day is part of National History Day, a contest that challenges middle- and high-school students to develop their historical research skills.This topic guide is to help students select a strong subject related to this year's theme and kick-start their research.

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