History is a discovery project. It is a process that learners undergo that cognitively adds to them knowing what happened in the past with regards to their present lives. It helps shapes learners world views and also assists in making them take positions informed by their past. It helps learners to evaluate and reevaluate how their past contributed to their present and how it might help shape their future. Through History it may be possible for learners to connect the dots of their current lives and how it came to be. Connecting these dots could help them understand how the past evolved and just how it shaped the present.