Unit Guide: Add-on Collections for North Carolina

As part of the North Carolina Social Studies standards, students are required to learn about the rich history, geography, and government of their home state. But traditional instructional materials often lack diverse perspectives and don’t take an inquiry-based approach.

That's why we're pleased to offer add-on collections for fourth and eighth grade state history.

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Key Takeaways

Inquiry-based curations
Contains authentic and engaging content aligned to the North Carolina History standards for grades 4 and 8
Enable student agency
Equip teachers with summative performance tasks and opportunities for students to take informed action with every unit
Easy differentiation
Supports to make content accessible for all students, including leveled content and linguistic accommodations for English Language Learners

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The Add-on Collections for North Carolina are available as an add-on to Newsela Social Studies, a teacher favorite for high-interest, high-quality content that exposes students of all grade bands to diverse perspectives and inquiry-based learning opportunities.

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