Why Study History?

 

 

1.History is a window into the past.

 

2.Understanding the past is the key to understanding the present.

 

3.It keeps us informed on current events as they unfold.

 

4.It helps appreciate multiple perspectives and interpretations.

 

5.Analyzing history strengthens our critical thinking skills.

 

6.It trains us to gather evidence, and to find patterns and trends.

 

7.You can apply information from the past to analyze and solve problems in the present.

 

8.It gives us an understanding of other people and cultures.

 

9.It challenges us to think outside of the box and to be creative.

 

10.Because HISTORY IS FUN!!!!