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Study Questions
FOR A MULTIPLE CHOICE QUIZ about history fair:

You may download the study questions for this workshop in either MS Word or PDF format.

You may wish to mark your answers in the MS Word document on your computer or print out the PDF pages and mark your answers with a pen or pencil.

At the end of the workshop, you may submit your completed study document to the HOTRHF office either via e-mail or postal service.

Teachers who submit completed study documents will receive a certificate of workshop completion as well as a study packet with correct answers to the questions.

The 2015 workshop is in the process of being updated. If you are new to the history fair, please consider registering for the next NHD webinar. It will be held on Tuesday, September 23 at 6 p.m. (central) and is designed to introduce teachers to the history fair and provide suggestions on how to incorporate the project in to class work.

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This workshop aims to help Central Texas teachers (and parents) guide students in the creation of successful projects for the Heart of Texas Regional History Fair (HOTRHF). This online workshop will take you step-by-step through the process of creating a history fair project.

In this workshop you will learn:

  • How to get students started in history fair competition
  • How the Heart of Texas Regional History Fair is organized
  • Requirements for history fair projects
  • How to guide students in good historical research
  • How history fair projects are judged
  • How to register for the Heart of Texas Regional History Fair
  • How to nominate students for special awards

This workshop is designed to guide you to the information provided throughout the HOTRHF Web site. On each workshop page are green links to information on specific topics as well as questions to guide your reading and test your understanding. Click on the links, read the information, and use your browser's "back" button to return to the workshop.

If you have questions or need more information, please contact the HOTRHF office at (254) 710-3783 or via e-mail to

For further help with organizing a fair or creating successful fair projects, HOTRHF staff can arrange group meetings with teachers, students, or parents on request. If you wish to schedule a meeting, contact the HOTRHF office.

When you are ready to begin, click the "Next" button below.


HOTRHF Note: this WORKSHOP is current and up to date for 2014.