After nearly five years of planning and development, Learn NC has finished North Carolina Digital History, their online textbook covering the 8th grade North Carolina history curriculum. It’s available to teachers, students, and the general public for free on the Learn NC website at http://www.learnnc.org/nchistory/ .
This book relies heavily on primary sources so students practice thinking like actual historians. These sources include:
- 1,416 photographs
- 318 maps
- 107 oral history interviews
- 36 newsreels, documentaries and other video
You can search for resources and lesson plans by topic, theme, dates, format, county, and more.
This is an amazing resources for 8th grade students and teachers!