History Fair

Northern Illinois Regional History Fair
Saturday, March 1, 2014

TEACHER INFORMATION | JUDGES INFORMATION

Teacher Information Page

Forms & General Information:
2014 Northern Regional History Fair Tentative Schedule | pdf
2014 Northern Regional History Fair School Registration Form | pdf
2014 Northern Regional History Fair School Invitation Letter | pdf
2014 Northern Regional History Fair Deadline Dates | pdf
History Fair Score Card | pdf

I. Getting Started

A. Northern Regional History Fair Rule Book | pdf
B. Choosing a Topic - All topics must have a direct connection to Illinois history.

II. Building Historical Context and Conducting Research

A. Sources
B. Citation Styles

1. Kate L. Turabian
2. MLA

C. Bibliography - No annotation is required for State Expo ONLY entries. (See Citation Styles above for formatting.)

III. Creating an Entry

A. Documentary
B. Exhibit
C. Research Paper

1. Cover Page

D. Performance
E. Website

1. NHD Web Site Survival Guide
2. NHD Weebly Features Update

F. Entry Checklist
G. Summary Statement Form
H. Process Paper - ONLY required for NHD entries

IV. Evaluation | pdf

 

National History Day Entries:

I. Getting Started

A. NHD Rule Book
B. 2014 NHD Theme

1. 2014 NHD Theme Sheet
2. 2014 NHD Sample Topics
3. 2014 NHD Theme Book

C. Choosing a Topic

II. Building Historical Context and Conducting Research: Sources, Citations, Bibliographies | click here

III. Creating an Entry

A. Documentary
B. Exhibit
C. Research Paper
D. Performance
E. Website

1. NHD Web Site Survival Guide
2. NHD Weebly Features Update

F. Process Paper (ONLY NHD entries. Also see Rule 14, p 10, in the NHD Rule Book.)