National History Day encourages students to create original projects through extensive research. This Common Core Standard aligned lesson plan packet includes an overview about how to implement National History Day in your curriculum. (http://pa.nhd.org/images/uploads/NHDAlignmenttoCommonCoreStandards.pdf.)
This large project is broken down into smaller, more manageable parts, with specific instructions and rubrics for each assignment. The assignments in this packet are specific to the creation of a website or a documentary. Since this document is editable, you can adjust it for different themes for years to come!