A North Carolina History Online Resource

This online resource is designed for grade 8 and up and covers all of North Carolina history, from the arrival of the first people some 12,000 years ago to the 21st century. This resource is organized into eleven chapters, presented chronologically and thematically, and includes secondary source readings, primary sources and multimedia. The resource is designed to model historical inquiry and help students build critical thinking and literacy skills.

What's new in ANCHOR?

ANCHOR is routinely adding new pages of content to its chapters. New pages contain robust information along with a considerable number of supporting outsources. These new pages can also include relevant primary sources and related historical materials, along with numerous classroom and student activities. Lesson plans are also often included. Please visit these new resources and consider adding them to your classroom toolkit!