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ANCHOR: A North Carolina History Online Resource
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Public Domain
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Overview:

This online textbook is designed for grade 8 and up and covers all of North Carolina history, from the arrival of the first people some 12,000 years ago to the present. There are eleven parts, organized chronologically, a collection of primary sources, readings, and multimedia that can be rearranged to meet the needs of the classroom. Special web-based tools aid reading and model historical inquiry, helping students build critical thinking and literacy skills.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Diagram/Illustration
Primary Source
Reading
Reference Material
Textbook
Author:
Carolina K-12
Carolina Public Humanities at the University of North Carolina
State Library of NC
Date Added:
06/09/2019
Cherokee -- History and Heritage
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CC BY-NC-SA
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Take a trip to the Cherokee Indian Reservation to see and hear how the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians has regained and maintained its heritage despite losing its homeland to oppressive government action.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Interactive
Author:
Kevin Degon
Date Added:
02/01/2022
The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum's 8th Grade Lessons
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Public Domain
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Students become aware of the importance of the maritime history and culture of the North Carolina Outer Banks through the study of WWII, Piracy, Shipwrecks, and the Civil War.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Vocabulary
Author:
The Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum
Date Added:
12/09/2021
Lesson 1: Starting a Government from Scratch
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CC BY
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What actions are necessary in order to start a new government? What would one of the major concerns be in preserving the new government and country? What would be the role of the leader or president of the country?

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Date Added:
09/06/2019
Martin Luther King, Jr., Gandhi, and the Power of Nonviolence
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CC BY
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This lesson introduces students to the philosophy of nonviolence and the teachings of Mohandas K. Gandhi that influenced Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s views. After considering the political impact of this philosophy, students explore its relevance to personal life and contemporary society.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Date Added:
02/27/2019
The Preamble to the Constitution: A Close Reading Lesson
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CC BY
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The Preamble is the introduction to the United States Constitution, and it serves two central purposes. First, it states the source from which the Constitution derives its authority: the sovereign people of the United States. Second, it sets forth the ends that the Constitution and the government that it establishes are meant to serve.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Date Added:
09/06/2019
U.S. History - Revolution through Reconstruction
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Eighth grade students in Michigan continue their study of United States History from the development of the Constitution through Reconstruction. Geographic, civics/government, and economics content is integrated within the historical context. Students should understand the relevancy and connections of this history to their lives. Students will use significant content knowledge, research, and inquiry to analyze issues. They develop reasoned arguments and write a persuasive civic essay addressing issues from the past within a historical context.

Subject:
Social Studies
American History
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
MIOpenBook
Provider Set:
Michigan Open Book Project
Author:
Carlson, Amy
Klak, Alyson
Luckhardt, Erin
Macaluso, Joe
Pineda, Ben
Platte, Brandi
Samp, Angie
Date Added:
08/15/2016
United States History, Chapter 7: At What Point Did The Issues of Sectionalism Become a Threat to the Unified and Expanding Nation?
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The nation continued to grow in size and wealth, each region experiencing its own different kind of economic growth which caused them to develop differently. Citizens differed across regions in their ideas of political, economic, and social progress. For the success of the growing nation, Americans throughout the country tried to compromise on their disagreements. Unfortunately, no amount of compromise could minimize the harsh growing pains the nation was about to experience.

Subject:
Social Studies
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
MIOpenBook
Provider Set:
Michigan Open Book Project
Author:
Alyson Klak
Amy Carlson
Angela Samp
Ben Pineda
Brandi Platte
Erin Luckhardt
Joe Macaluso
Date Added:
07/22/2019
William Henry Singleton's Resistance to Slavery: Overt and Covert
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In this lesson, students will learn that enslaved people resisted their captivity constantly. Because they were living under the domination of their masters, slaves knew that direct, outright, overt resistance"”such as talking back, hitting their master or running away"“"“could result in being whipped, sold away from their families and friends, or even killed.

Subject:
American History
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Provider:
National Endowment for the Humanities
Provider Set:
EDSITEments
Date Added:
09/06/2019