8th grade

Click on a variety of Outer Banks history themes and download lesson plans and activities for your students to enjoy. The 8th Grade themes are: CIVIL WAR ON HATTERAS ISLAND, PIRACY, SHIPWRECKS, and WWII. The VOCABULARY LIST includes words that relate to all the themes. The lesson plans can be adapted to younger or older students.

USS Monitor bottles
Blackbeard illustration
Wreck of Priscilla with lifesaver Rasmus Midget, photo courtesy of NPS
U.S. Tanker SS Dixie Arrow after U-boat attach, official U.S. Navy photograph