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Inside the Consolidated Gold Mine.

A Family Trip for History and Fun

Jungmin Kim - Wednesday, August 1, 2012 - 9:54am

Dahlonega is a great Georgia destination for a casual weekend trip. It is a quaint little town with historical buildings still in places and being used as shops or restaurants. The oldest courthouse in Georgia – which...

Southern Asian islands are explored in video from SCIS

Historical Context: South Asia

Heather Neal - Friday, October 19, 2012 - 9:59am

The video explores the South Asian countries of Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, and Bangladesh, plus the island nations of Sri Lanka and the Maldives whose cultures and histories are intertwined and often...

Multi-Media and the Paranormal Meet History Lesson

Heather Neal - Friday, October 19, 2012 - 10:16am

Today’s students are media-savvy digital natives. They enjoy engaging with technology and seek it out in their “time off” outside of school. It makes good sense then, to utilize something we know they’re interested in...

Haunted History

Heather Neal - Wednesday, October 31, 2012 - 6:24am

Just in case your students are among those who tend to get distracted by holiday activities, we have some tips for keeping them task-oriented while indulging their festive spirits. As candy quotients increase in the...

A Thanksgiving Quiz

Heather Neal - Monday, November 5, 2012 - 5:10am

How much do our children really know about Thanksgiving? Or how much do we know or remember for that matter? I haven't been a student (in an actual classroom, that is) in quite a while now. While researching for this...

Do you know how Augusta, Ga became the golf center of the world?!?

Teya Ryan - Monday, April 8, 2013 - 1:09pm

How did Augusta, GA. become the golf Mecca of the world? Watch Augusta’s Master Plan: From Sherman’s March to Arnie’s Army and learn how the civil war, wealthy Northerners and United States presidents all played a role...

Official Logo of National History Day

National History Day FREE Teacher Webinar!

Patrice Weaver - Thursday, September 12, 2013 - 6:27am

Save the Date!

Lt. Ben Hodges of Reynolds, GA

Living History

Chris Riker - Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 6:48am

A remarkable young man from Conyers took on a project to learn more about a WWII flyer who gave his life fighting the Nazis. Ben Smart has excelled in school and in Junior ROTC. Now, he says he has even greater...

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