National History Day

Congratulations Maui Prep History Day Students

April 16, 2012

Maui Prep is thankful for everyone for their support of the History Day students at the State competition this Saturday.  We are proud to announce that the following students received these awards: * Layla Nabavi – outstanding history project that used biographical sources from the University of Hawai’i Center for Biographical Research.  A $75 award [...]

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National History Day competition in D.C.!

August 16, 2011

In the fall of 2010, Devon Bloss, Evan Blumer and Nathan O’Hanlon started working on their History Day project. Their project, a documentary about the American anti-imperialism movement at the turn of the last century was well received at both the Maui and State competition and was eventually selected as one of the three documentaries [...]

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National History Day

March 2, 2011

I’ve never been a fan of memorizing dates or events in history.  History taught or learned in that manner causes headaches and boredom.  As a student and teacher of history, I’d much prefer to learn history by doing history!  How does one do history?  By asking questions, by finding clues, by looking at the evidence, [...]

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