NC 4-H Curricula

NC 4-H curricula include a series of 6 or more lessons that focus on a research-based content area. All NC 4-H curricula are aligned to the NC and National K-12 educational standards.

NC 4-H Curricula are available for use by working with your NC 4-H agent. If you would like your own hard copy, or live outside of North Carolina, select NC 4-H titles are available for purchase through UNC Press. Your purchase helps ensure that our curricula 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.

Our Curricula Titles

4-H Agent showing an elementary student how to make slime
Curriculum Titles, Grades K-5

Visit our NC State Extension Fact Sheet for full curricula lists, sample PDF’s (essential standards included), and purchase information on select titles.

Student looking through a microscope at a slide
Curriculum Titles, Grades 6-8

Visit our NC State Extension Fact Sheet for full curricula lists, sample PDF’s (essential standards included), and purchase information on select titles.

Teens in a Healthy Habits workshop
Curriculum Titles, Grades 9-12

Visit our NC State Extension Fact Sheet for full curricula lists, sample PDF’s (essential standards included), and purchase information on select titles.

Books for Sale

Would you like to have a paperback copy? Select books are available through UNC Press, Amazon, and other major retailers.

 

Live outside of North Carolina? Purchasing a paperback version gives you:

Access to digital content for the purchased curriculum. Includes:

    • Additional lesson variations
    • Video links
    • Interactive materials (In development)
    • PDFs are separated by activity for easy printing. 
    • Fillable PDFs for online submission of worksheets.

Thank you for your purchase! Buying these 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.

mooving milk from the farm to the fridge

Mooving Milk From the Farm to the Fridge

Cooking Up Confidence Cookbook

Cooking Up Confidence Cookbook (Not a curriculum title)

I am an ecosystem front cover

I Am An Ecosystem: Elementary Introduction to Microbes

Microbes on my mind curriculum, for middle school

Microbes On My Mind: A Middle School Perspective

Take a look inside this curriculum

Look inside a favorite lesson

Microbes, the world within, high school exploration curriculum

Microbes: The World Within, High School Exploration