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NC Culture Kids - Are Mermaids Real?
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In this short video, students will learn about maritime lore and the connection between mermaids and marine mammals.

Subject:
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Presentation
Author:
North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/03/2022
NC Culture Kids - Carolina Beach State Park: Prescribed Burns
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In this short video, students learn how fire plays an important role in the survival of the plants (such as venus flytraps and longleaf pines) in the habitat of Carolina Beach State Park.

Subject:
Life Science
Science
Material Type:
Presentation
Author:
NC State Parks
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/12/2021
NC Culture Kids - Carolina Beach State Park: Rare Plants with Unusual Adaptations
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn about the Venus Fly Trap and how it adapts to its environment to survive.

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Life Science
Science
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Activity/Lab
Presentation
Author:
NC State Parks
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/12/2021
NC Culture Kids - Falls Lake State Recreation Area: Forces in Motion
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In this short video and accompanying experiment activity and readings, students learn about all kinds of forces in motion at Falls Lake State Recreation Area. Chopping wood, riding a bike, pitching a tent, canoeing — students can see each of these examples to discover out how objects (and people) move in their surroundings.

Subject:
Physical Science
Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Demonstration
Presentation
Vocabulary
Author:
NC State Parks
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/01/2021
NC Culture Kids - Haw River State Park: Eastern Box Turtle
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In this short video, accompanying activities, and readings, students learn about North Carolina's State Reptile - the Eastern Box Turtle! Students also learn how State Park Rangers collect data on these turtles and how that helps us learn more about them and protect them.

Subject:
Arts Education
Dance
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Activity/Lab
Presentation
Reading
Vocabulary
Author:
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
NC State Parks
Date Added:
04/01/2022
NC Culture Kids - Haw River State Park: What are Wetlands?
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In this short video, accompanying activity, and readings, students learn about wetlands by exploring the wetlands at Haw River State Park.

Subject:
Earth Science
Life Science
Science
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Activity/Lab
Presentation
Reading
Vocabulary
Author:
NC State Parks
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
04/01/2022
NC Culture Kids - How Are Seashells Made?
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In this short video, students learn about seashells and the creatures that use them on the coast of North Carolina.

Subject:
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Presentation
Author:
North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/03/2022
NC Culture Kids - Lumber River State Park: Especially Unique Black Water
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn about a unique blackwater river in North Carolina - the Lumber River. The river has played an important role for the plants, people, and animals that have called it home.

Subject:
American History
Civics and Economics
Life Science
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Author:
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
NC State Parks
Date Added:
11/12/2021
NC Culture Kids - Lumber River State Park: Navigating the Lumber River
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn about navigating the Lumber River and the people who navigated it for hundreds of years.

Subject:
American History
Life Science
Science
Social Studies
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Author:
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
NC State Parks
Date Added:
11/12/2021
NC Culture Kids - Medoc Mountain State Park: Wildflowers
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In this short video, accompanying activity, and readings, students learn about the wildflowers at Medoc Mountain State Park. These resources examine how wildflowers survive and their role in their ecosystem.

Subject:
Earth Science
Life Science
Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Vocabulary
Author:
NC State Parks
Nc Department Of Natural Cultural Resources
Date Added:
04/01/2022
NC Culture Kids - Stone Mountain State Park: Rock Formations
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn how each rock has a unique story about how it formed and how the forces of erosion shape what it looks like today. There are places where, long ago, big pockets of magma cooled deep underground, and after years and years of erosion, we can now see this igneous rock at the surface of the Earth. This video shows how we can see one of these locations in North Carolina - a granodiorite pluton called Stone Mountain.

Subject:
Earth Science
Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Vocabulary
Author:
NC State Parks
NCCultureKids
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/01/2021
NC Culture Kids - The Butterfly Life Cycle at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
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In this short video, students learn about the butterfly life cycle and how they can help protect and take care of butterflies and moths in their own neighborhood.

Subject:
Science
Material Type:
Presentation
Author:
NC Museum of Natural Sciences
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/03/2022
NC Culture Kids - Weymouth Woods and the Longleaf Pine Ecosystem
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn about Longleaf Pine Ecosystems by exploring Weymouth Woods Sandhills Nature Preserve in North Carolina.

Subject:
Life Science
Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Vocabulary
Author:
NC State Parks
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
11/01/2021
NC Culture Kids: Weymouth Woods and the Red Cockaded Woodpecker
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In this short video and accompanying activity and readings, students learn about the Weymouth Woods Sandhills Preserve and the many unique plants and animals that call this type of ecosystem home - including the red-cockaded woodpecker.

Subject:
Life Science
Science
Material Type:
Activity/Lab
Presentation
Reading
Vocabulary
Author:
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
NC State Parks
Date Added:
11/10/2021
Prehistoric Pottery at Town Creek Indian Mound
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In this short video, students learn about prehistoric pottery at Town Creek Indian Mound and how archaeologists collect information and history by studying the artifacts.

Subject:
American History
Social Studies
Material Type:
Demonstration
Presentation
Author:
NC State Historic Sites
Town Creek Indian Mound State Historic Site
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
09/29/2022
Reed Goldmine and the Discovery of Gold in North Carolina
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Did you know that gold was first discovered in the United States in North Carolina? In this short video, students can learn about what makes gold so special, this historic discovery, and how people searched for it in the past.

Subject:
American History
Social Studies
Material Type:
Presentation
Author:
NC State Historic Sites
Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site
NC Department of Natural & Cultural Resources
Date Added:
01/11/2023