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North Carolina thinking skills
Model of thinking skills adopted by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction in 1994. Lists seven levels of thinking skills from simplest to most complex: knowledge, organizing, applying, analyzing, generating, integrating, and evaluating.
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
The North Carolina Department of Public Instruction administers the policies adopted by the State Board of Education and offers instructional, financial, technological, and personnel support to all public school systems in the state.

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Antebellum homes and plantations
A tour of some of North Carolina's historic houses and farms — big and small, rich and poor — from before the Civil War.
Format: slideshow (multiple pages)
Deep River Friends Meeting House
Deep River Friends Meeting House
Deep River Friends Meeting House in Jamestown, North Carolina.
Format: image/photograph
State House of Representatives
In Election 2012, page 2.6
North Carolina House Districts There are 120 House districts in North Carolina. You can find out which district you're in and who currently represents you at the North Carolina General Assembly website's representation...
Format: bibliography
State House of Representatives
In Election 2008, page 2.6
North Carolina House districts There are 120 House districts in North Carolina. You can find out which district you're in and who currently represents you at the North Carolina General Assembly website's representation...
Levi Coffin House
Levi Coffin House
Levi Coffin's House, in Fountain City, Indiana, was a stop on the Underground Railroad. Levi Coffin was a prominent Quaker abolitionist who was born and raised in North Carolina and later moved to Indiana.
Format: image/photograph
Maritime forest residences
In Hurricanes on sandy shorelines: Lessons for development, page 19
Building a house on a salt marsh may not be wise decision, but if you must live on a barrier island, building in the other major vegetated habitat is probably the best choice you have. Figure 16 shows a house sited within the maritime forest. Note how the...
By Dirk Frankenberg.
Mrs. W. H. Bryant
In Tobacco bag stringing: Life and labor in the Depression, page 2.6
MRS. W. H. BRYANT, Wilkes County, N.C., has 9 children, one of whom is married and also has 1 child and lives with her. INCOME: Husband works fairly steadily at the furniture factory for $10 to $15 a week. Only other income is $2.50 a week for stringing bags...
Beachfront erosion
In Large sand volume barrier islands: Environmental processes and development risks, page 17
Figure 16 shows another example of beachfront erosion. This house has fallen victim to a repositioning of Bogue Inlet as a result of Hurricanes Bonnie and Fran in 1996. The inlet between Bear Island and Bogue Bank had once been located here, but during a 20-year...
By Dirk Frankenberg.
Rockingham County Historical Village
An original tobacco factory, a barn, a one-room school house, and a corn crib have been restored and make up the Rockingham County Historical Village.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Historic Railroad House
The heritage of Lee County is preserved at this museum in the old railroad depot agent's home.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Haywood Hall Museum House and Gardens
Oldest house within Raleigh's original city limits on its original site; built in 1799 by State Treasurer John Haywood.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Mrs. Kuhn
In Tobacco bag stringing: Life and labor in the Depression, page 2.2
MRS. KUHN, North Wilkesboro, N.C., married and has one child, who is also married. She is 68 years old and her husband is in his sixties; crippled. INCOME: Husband works in furniture factory about six months out of a year at thirty cents an hour. Only other...
Mrs. Cornelia Neal
In Tobacco bag stringing: Life and labor in the Depression, page 2.11
NEAL, MRS. CORNELIA, (colored), age 66, husband 70; two children and four grandchildren living with her. INCOME: They raise some of their food and a little tobacco. HOME CONDITIONS: The house has eight rooms and there are 62 acres of land. they own 2 mules,...
Allison- Deaver House Museum
The N.C. Division of Archives and History has named this the oldest frame house in the mountains of North Carolina. It has never been altered and is an excellent representation of the construction of the early 1800s.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Mrs. Leacey Royal
In Tobacco bag stringing: Life and labor in the Depression, page 2.4
MRS. LEACEY ROYAL, aged 27, married and has 4 children. Husband is 29. They reside in Reddies River, N.C. INCOME: Husband works on P.W.A. sixteen days a month and gets $24. They have no other income. EXPENSES: They use everything they make for food. Taxes...
The McLendon Cabin and the James Bryant House Historic Site
Located at Harris Crossroads in upper Moore County, both of these restored structures are available for students to tour.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
William Alfred Moore House
Built in 1860, the William Moore House is the oldest house in Mount Airy and is available to tour by appointment only.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Asa Biggs House
This house was the home of Asa Biggs, a former U.S. Senator and federal judge prominent in the politics of the day. The house is on the National Register of Historic Places and house the Martin County Travel & Tourism Bureau.
Format: article/field trip opportunity
Living near the beachfront
In Hurricanes on sandy shorelines: Lessons for development, page 22
Figure 19 shows a well-constructed house sited on a low beachfront lot. As on Oak Island, this lot was overwashed by Hurricane Floyd's storm surge and surface waves. This house withstood this onslaught as well as any beachfront property could be expected to,...
By Dirk Frankenberg.
The Burgwin-Wright House in Wilmington, NC
The Burgwin-Wright House in Wilmington, NC
This is the Burgwin-Wright House in Wilmington, North Carolina. Built upon the foundation of the old jail, the Burgwin-Wright House was built in 1770 by John Burgwin, a planter, merchant, and treasurer of the colony of Carolina. It was occupied by Lord Cornwallis...
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