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Our young historians

20 October 2017

Congratulations to Aleen Dahliwal, Yasmin Gordanhas and Charlotte Fels for reaching the State finals in the National History Challenge.

The National History Challenge is an annual competition open to all school students, Prep to Year 12, where students use their research skills to investigate the past and present their research to a team of judges. The prompt topic for this year’s competition was “Making the world a better place.” Congratulations to Charlotte Fels (Year 6) who created an interactive website that allows the user to access a variety of resources and to Yasmin Gordhandas (Year 6) who explored the motive behinds Hitler’s leadership in Nazi Germany. Meanwhile, Aleen Dahliwal (Year 8) created a short film ‘The Land Girt by Sea’ which progressed to the national level of the competition.

L-R: Aleen Dahliwal, Yasmin Gordandhas and Charlotte Fels