LEARN NC was a program of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Education from 1997 – 2013. It provided lesson plans, professional development, and innovative web resources to support teachers, build community, and improve K-12 education in North Carolina. Learn NC is no longer supported by the School of Education – this is a historical archive of their website.

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A

  • Australia, 2

C

  • Cartesian coordinates, 3, 10
  • cities, 14
  • climate, 2, 12
  • contour lines, 11
  • coordinate plane, 3
  • critical thinking, 5, 14, 15

D

  • demographics, 2, 13, 14

E

  • elections, 14
  • electron density map, 2
  • environmental science, 12

G

  • geography, 1, 5, 6, 11, 16
  • geometry, 3, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11
  • Gerardus Mercator, 7
  • Google Earth, 16
  • Google Maps, 16

H

I

  • immigration, 14
  • information literacy, 9, 14, 15
  • instructional technology, 16

J

  • Jean Piaget, 4

L

  • Latinos, 14

M

  • mathematics, 3, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10, 11
  • Mercator, 7, 9
  • Mercator projection, 3, 7, 9

N

  • North Carolina, 11, 14

P

  • population, 13, 14
  • population density, 2, 14
  • primary sources, 15
  • projections, 7, 9

S

  • satellite images, 3
  • scale, 5
  • science, 12
  • situated cognition, 6
  • spatial thinking, 4, 5

T

  • technology, 16
  • technology integration, 16
  • topographic maps, 11

U

  • United States, 2, 14
  • urbanization, 14

V

W

  • wayfinding, 5
  • weather, 12
  • world, 3, 7, 8, 9