Fridley Public Schools

FMS eighth graders talk “Turning Points in History” at History Day showcase


An FMS 8th grade students explains her History Day project to judges.

The September 11 attacks, the bubonic plague, Rosa Parks, Barbie, and the Cuban Missile Crisis were among the most popular topics selected by eighth grade students for their historical research projects presented at the History Day showcase at Fridley Middle School on Thursday, February 15. This year’s showcase featured 161 students presenting 134 projects illustrating the theme “Turning Points in History.”