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Lesson Plan

Community Design Game

Help students understand the physical design and compostion of their community

Use advertising posters to study technological change in American agriculture in the 19th century

Conflict on the Homefront: Wisconsin During World War I

The documents in this lesson will help students understand WWII and the issues and results of a wartime economy

Using historic and current maps, students will identify change over time in Wisconsin communities in this lesson

Teach your students about how snowshoes were a part of the pioneer experience in Wisconsin

Learn about various architectural styles that can be found in your local community

Teaching Materials

Teaching materials for use with the 2nd Edition of Patty Lowe's "Indian Nations of Wisconsin."

Use the 1673 journal of Father Jacques Marquette to introduce students to the early exploration of Wisconsin

Meeting the Standards with NHD

See how National History Day can help you to meet a breadth of standards.

Wisconsin World War II Stories: Europe

Teach your students to use historic military maps to organize and sequence historic events

Lesson Plan

Teal Lake Lodge, 1923

Learn about the development of tourism in northern Wisconsin by examining a a family-owned resort which has operated since the 1920s

Teach your students how to research the legends of Dunn County

Lesson Plan

Little Elk, 1829

Use the 1829 speech by Little Elk, Ho-Chunk orator, to learn more about Ho-Chunk views on Euro-American cultures

La Follette and the Progressive Era

Get curriculum suggestions for teaching about Progressive Era reforms in Wisconsin.

Packing a traveler's trunk offers students the opportunity to take a closer look at the immigrant experience in this lesson

Using postage stamps, students identify and describe significant events and people in the history of Wisconsin and the United States

Use the interactive web-feature, The Mammoth Mystery, to teach students about Wisconsin archaeology, Paleo Indians, and the Kenosha County Mammoth

Introduce your students to the basics of architectural history and historic preservation through a community architectural survey project

Analyze primary and secondary sources to learn more about motivations and emotions involved during the Civil War era and Underground Railroad

Help students place their family and community's history in the context of state history with this lesson
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