Students will journey through the history and geography of North Carolina. There will be stops along the way to highlight prominent historical events and people. Students will also travel through the three regions of the state, being introduced to the unique geographical features and culture in each region. Students will become familiar with regions of the United States with an emphasis on how the geography of each region has shaped its culture. There will be a variety of projects throughout the year to help students to be actively involved in their own learning. There will be an additional focus on current events in the state to increase awareness of events occurring close to home.
Textbook: Social Studies- States and Regions– Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (978-0-153-85886-4)
My State Notebook– ABEKA (WW208731)
Supplies: 1inch 3-ring binder, 4 tab dividers, wide-ruled notebook paper