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  • Pick and Tell: National Student Contest
    Pick and Tell: National Student Contest

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    HISTORY and Kid Pickers have teamed up to give students ages 7-13 a chance to win scholarships and a trip to Nashville, Tennessee, to meet Mike Wolfe from American Pickers.

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  • Take a Veteran to School Day
    Take a Veteran to School Day

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    Check out the latest video for Take A Vet to School, brought to you History.

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  • Gettysburg: A New Birth of Freedom
    Gettysburg: A New Birth of Freedom

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    Watch the 150th anniversary commemorative event featuring a musical performance by country star Trace Adkins and a keynote address by historian Doris Kearns Goodwin.

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  • What's New

    What's New

    Updated regularly with news, announcements and resources. Check back often to see what's new on History Classroom.

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  • About Save Our History

    About Save Our History

    Save Our History is an Emmy® Award-winning outreach initiative launched by HISTORY in 1998 to further historic preservation and history education.

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  • Study Guides

    Study Guides

    History Classroom provides these free curriculum resources for middle school and high school teachers.

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Classroom Study Guides

  • How The States Got Their Shapes Classroom Guide (PDF)

    How the States Got Their Shapes Classroom Guide for U.S. History, Geography, American Culture, Social Studies and Current Events courses. Recommended for 8th graders and above.

  • America the Story of Us Idea Book (PDF)

    This Idea Book includes episode breakdowns, pre-viewing activities, multimedia activities and a list of reference websites and books.

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