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How to Create a Historical Website

The website category is the most interactive of all NHD categories. A website should reflect your ability to use website design software and computer technology to communicate your topic’s significance in history. Your historical website should be a collection of web pages, interconnected by hyperlinks, that presents both primary and secondary sources and your historical analysis. To engage and inform viewers, your website should incorporate interactive multimedia, text, non-textual descriptions (e.g., photographs, maps, music, etc.), and interpretations of sources. To construct a website, you must have access to the Internet and be able to operate appropriate software and equipment. - (NHD Website, 2016)
NHD Website Link
How to create your NHD Weebly Account
nhd.weebly.com
 
Videos
History Day 2016: Exploration, Encounter, Exchange in History - Intro video to NHD
Introduction to Weebly
Building a Weebly website for NHD
How to build a Weebly website in 15 minutes
 
Documents
Rules Verification Checklist – Website
NHD 1
NHD 2
Historical Quality
NHD Website Rubric
 
Requirements
At least 4 pages - Home, 2 information pages, Bibliographgy
Pictures with captions and must have an intext citation on all pages except Bibliography page
PDF of bibliography on the Bibliography page
No more than 1200 words
 
National History Day