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The following provides resource material to use for civics education in the classroom.
- Judicial Branch and State Government pocket guide overview (pptx)
- History of N.C. Courts: parts 1-2 (pdf)
- Brief History of Architecture Styles in N.C. Courthouses (pdf)
- Chief Justice Mark Martin Invites North Carolina to Celebrate Court Anniversaries (2 minutes)
- History of N.C. Courts (full video with Chief Justice Mark Martin message) (10 minutes)
- Constitution Day (2 minutes)
- The Who, What, When, Where, and How of State Courts (3 minutes)
Activities & Fact Sheets
- Carolina K-12 Judicial Branch Lessons
- NC Civic Education Consortium
- NCpedia: Law and Legal History
- ABA Division for Public Education Lessons
- NCSC Civics Education Resources and Constitution Day Lesson Plans
- National Constitution Center Lesson Plans