A History Class Is Not So Dull, Spice It Up!
Is the history of the Aryans or the Nazis putting you to sleep every time you try concentrating on it? What makes a class on any subject interesting or boring is the way it is pursued. Many teachers might be the reasons behind making the class dull and uninteresting, but that can be worked on if you are willing to take an interest.
First and foremost, take a class for the sake of learning and getting to know about something new. History certainly repeats itself and if you get a chance to learn about the history of different civilizations, only then you will be able to spot the recurrent themes and reasons for their prosperity or downfall.
Imagining the narrated incidents or scenarios in your own mind may help you too as it enables you to picture what could have possibly happened back then. This would give rise to an elated interest in the subject on your behalf and the rest will follow.
If the reason for taking a History class is only due to it being a requirement, then chances are that you would fall asleep during most of the classes, no matter how hard you try. But if your goal is to excel at it and maintain good scores, you will do everything possible to make it happen by concentrating on what is being imparted. You may ask questions during a lecture so that your History teacher would also realize that at least there is someone who is actually paying attention. Try gathering some background information about the historical events or personalities on your own too, so that your knowledge can boost up a notch!