History Projects
When grading history projects, teachers want to see evidence that you:

• Know about history
• Have done some meaningful thinking about history
They will look at:

• Explanation of why your topic is significant
• Your facts and where you got them
• How you analyzed your facts to make a point and draw conclusions
Historical Narrative Projects include:

* Detailed examination of historical event, person, or era
* Reading of primary and secondary sources talking about the subject
* Your analysis of the topic based on your readings
* Story of the event, person, or era
Examples of history project topics:

• The south during the Civil War
• American Indians during the westward movement
• Religious unrest in Ireland
• Apartheid in Africa