Teacher & Student Resources

Teacher & Student Resources

Teacher Resources

  • Sign up for the VHD Newsletter
  • Information Sessions: If you are interested in learning more about VHD, please email Virginia History Coordinator Sam Florer for more information. In-person or virtual information sessions can be arranged.
  • Classroom Registration: Whether students compete outside the classroom or not, teachers can benefit from registering for Virginia History Day. Complete this quick form to receive a free 1-hour Skype session with your class ($75 value), digital teaching and contest materials, addition to our VHD mailing list, and eligibility to win the Virginia History Day Cup.
  • VHD Webinar Series: Check out the VMHC's Calendar of Events for info about the latest VHD workshops and webinars. 
  • For additional teacher resources, please visit the National History Day website.

VHD Teacher Manual 

This comprehensive guide provides an overview of the VHD process, sample lesson plans to implement the program in your classroom, and policies followed at all VHD contests. View the complete VHD Teacher Manual, which includes: The Basics, Lesson Plans, and Policies, or browse below to view individual sections.   


Student Resources

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