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Learn NC has many wonderful resources for teachers and students ranging from lesson plans and teaching strategies, to multimedia libraries, professional development opportunities, and "Best on the Web" Internet sites.

Learn NC Website of resources correlated to the North Carolina curriculum. Use the quicklinks on the homepage to view current features and timely resources such as the Projects and Collections, News and Information, and Most Popular links.

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Resources for Students are called Learning Materials

Lesson PlansSearch by grade level, subject, or Standard Course of Study objectives. Lesson plans are listed followed by related resources on the web. Watch for the current featured content on the right-hand side of the window. Explore Related Pages links.
Examples: 3rd grade science objective 1.03 search results 6th grade math goal 1 objective 1.03 search results

Best PracticesSimple articles, tips, tutorials, whole books. Use the search tool or tag cloud to locate topics.
Examples: search for Project-Based Learning

Learning MaterialsThis topic includes digital text and multimedia related to all areas of the curriculum. These resources can be used by students or teachers to supplement their learning. use the tag cloud or list to locate keyword links or use the search tools and select the Learning Materials category.
Examples: search Learning Materials for soil . search Learning Materials for clouds, images

Education Reference Definitions of common education terms with links to examples, information, and resources. Select alphabetical links or use the search tool.
Examples: Marzano's Dimensions of learning modelfor critical thinking Drop Everything and Readprogram Inclusion

Field Trips Local educational resources for field trips, classroom use, and student research, . County pages include pictures and information about the area.
Examples: Wake County
Carolina Environmental Biodiversity virtual trips

Multimedia Collection of media files such as photos, posters, audio recordings, and videos. Use the search tool to search the multimedia category.
Examples: search for astronomy search for China, audio
Copyright limitations are listed on the multimedia resource page. Many can be downloaded. FLV files will need to be converted.

Best of the Web Over 3000 screened online resources. Use the tag cloud and list or the search tool to choose keywords for your topic.
Examples: mathematics space exploration poetry global education

Search by Standard Course of Study Use left-hand navigation and select NC Standard Course of Study and Aligned Resources. Choose subject and grade level. Resources are listed by SCOS goals and objectives. Search using the Find box or by clicking on the grade level next to the subject.
Examples: Use Find to search for weather. Shows scope and sequence of weather objectives across the science curriculum and related resources.
Click Mathematics, grade 3, goal 2 for measurement, objective 2.02 resources

Online Courses Catalog Lists courses and descriptions of a wide variety of online classes available for professional growth and CEUs.

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