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NC 4-H curricula and books available for purchase

Your purchase helps ensure that this curriculum will stay current with state and national educational standards as well as provide additional curricula materials locally to North Carolina 4-H agents, youth, and volunteers.


I Am An Ecosystem – An Elementary Introduction to Microbes

I am an Ecosystem - An Elementary Introduction to Microbes

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Purchase through UNC Press. After your purchase, contact Amy Chilcote or Tabitha Barnes to get access to accompanying materials: Powerpoints, video links, and facilitator handouts.


Microbes On My Mind – A Middle School Perspective

Microbes On My Mind Curriculum

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Purchase through UNC Press. After your purchase, contact Amy Chilcote or Tabitha Barnes to get access to accompanying materials: Powerpoints, video links, and facilitator handouts.


Microbes: The World Within – High School Exploration

Microbes: The World Within Curriculum

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Purchase through UNC Press. After your purchase, contact Amy Chilcote or Tabitha Barnes to get access to accompanying materials: Powerpoints, video links, and facilitator handouts.


Cooking Up Confidence – Cookbook

Cooking Up Confidence Cookbook

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Purchase through UNC Press


Soil To Seed

Soil to Seed curriculum

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Purchase through National 4-H


Be a Bone Builder

Be a Bone Builder Curriculum

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Purchase through National 4-H


The North Carolina 4-H Curricula are subject to copyright and cannot be used or distributed without North Carolina 4-H’s permission. However, the 4-H Curricula can be used for free when working with your local Cooperative Extension office. If you see a 4-H curriculum that would benefit your classroom, reach out to your local 4-H Agent. Your 4-H agent can work with you to understand how to best use 4-H curriculum, and to get involved locally with additional 4-H education programming.