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North Carolina Facts

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An introductry powerpoint to get students excited about North Carolina geography and North Carolina history.

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North Carolina Facts

  1. 1. North Carolina Let’s Explore Our State!
  2. 2. Fair Use <ul><li>This project was created using the fair use guidelines. </li></ul>
  3. 3. North Carolina Facts <ul><li>State Capital – Raleigh </li></ul><ul><li>Largest City – Charlotte </li></ul><ul><li>Number of Counties – 100 </li></ul><ul><li>Highest Point – Mt. Mitchell </li></ul><ul><li>State Nickname – The Tarheel State </li></ul>
  4. 4. North Carolina State Flag
  5. 5. The Official State Symbols <ul><li>State Bird – Cardinal </li></ul><ul><li>State Mammal – Gray Squirrel </li></ul><ul><li>State Shell – Scotch Bonnet </li></ul><ul><li>State Reptile – Eastern Box Turtle </li></ul><ul><li>State Fish – Channel Bass </li></ul><ul><li>State Vegetable – Sweet Potato </li></ul><ul><li>State Tree – Longleaf Pine </li></ul>
  6. 9. Activity <ul><li>North Carolina Scavenger Hunter! </li></ul><ul><li>Work alone, read the websites and answer the questions! </li></ul><ul><li>Write down one additional fact about North Carolina that you learned while searching for the answers. </li></ul>
  7. 10. Bibliography <ul><li>http://www.fieldherpforum.com/PictureOfTheWeek/ScottMcWilliamsEasternBoxTurtle800600.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.enchantedlearning.com/usa/states/northcarolina/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fly-fishing-discounters.com/images/redfish-1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://statelibrary.ncdcr.gov/NC/SYMBOLS/images/scotchbonnet.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.netstate.com/states/symb/trees/images/southern_longleaf_pine2.jpg </li></ul>

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