Teaching Resources

Teacher Consultants for the North Carolina Geographic Alliance have developed numerous materials over the years. These materials have focused on many topics, grade levels, geographic skills, and regions. Resource development continues to be a priority for the North Carolina Geographic Alliance. Resources from other organizations can be found in the Supplemental Resources section.

Publications & Special Projects

North Carolina in Maps: Map Activities (1995)

Part I & Part II & Part III & Part IV

North Carolina's Place in the World: A Series of Map Activities (1996)

My North Carolina Atlas: A Child's Atlas of North Carolina (1997)

Part One

Part Two (includes Teacher's Guide)

North Carolina's Rivers! Lesson Plans and Maps (2001)

Part One: Preface; Topics 1-6

Part Two: Topic 7; North Carolina Water Atlas

Hurricane Floyd: Causes and Consequences (2002)

Part I & Part II & Part III

A State Transformed: Latino Immigration into North Carolina (2007)

A State Transformed Pamplet

A State Transformed Activities

The following powerpoints are presentations created by NCGA Teacher Consultants that have accompanied presentations for summer institutes, conferences, and in classrooms. Teachers are invited to use these presentations in their classrooms and in workshop settings. These presentations are not intended to be used commercially in any way. (2007)

Frameworks of Geography

Frameworks of Geography: The What and Why of Geography

Open the Envelope: Introducing the Five Themes of Geography

The Five Themes of Geography

Geography for Life: The Six Essential Elements

"O,SAE Can You See?" Developing a Geographic Eye

Regional Geography

South America's Place in the World

South America by Region

South America Quiz

South America Overview

Europe's Place in the World

Cultural Landmarks of Europe & Cultural Landmarks Worksheet

Contributions of Ancient Greece

Contributions of Ancient Rome

Governments of the UK and Northern Europe

Water in the Middle East

United States Regions

The Northeast

The Southeast

The Midwest

The Southwest

The West Part I & The West Part II

Geography to Go: A Guide Planning and Having a Geography Family Fun Night (2014)