National History Day 2012
After visiting the creation museum, we drove to Morgantown, WV and stayed the night. The next day, we drove got to Silver Spring, MD just in time for the National History Day opening ceremonies!
Every student gets a bag of buttons from their state and then trade them for other state's buttons
Justin trading a button
The girl in red had an "American Samoa" button that Joel and I both wanted. She wouldn't trade.
The four of us boys by the NHD sign
Miss Emma who OBVIOUSLY wants her picture taken. 🙂
The three dads/teachers
Michael; the NHD fan!
All of the buttons I got.
The next day we judged and had to wait until Thursday to get the results! Here are pictures of the awards ceremony.
Dad and I walking in
The parade to start the ceremony
Me in the parade (Between the two flags).
The New Mexico sign up on the big screen
The four of us boys
Justin and William got first place for their Junior Group Documentary and Joel and I didn’t place in the top three but later figured out that we had been in the top twenty.