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Hunting Island | Carolina Snaps
Hunting Island | Carolina Snaps

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With five miles of South Carolina beaches, thousands of acres of marsh and maritime forest, a saltwater lagoon and ocean inlet, Hunting Island State Park is a natural attraction like no other. Hunting...
Boiled Peanuts | Carolina Snaps
Boiled Peanuts | Carolina Snaps

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Though the South Carolina state legislature didn’t designate boiled peanuts as the official state snack until 2006, South Carolinians have been boiling peanuts since colonial times. Over 85,000 acres...
Mars Bluff | Carolina Snaps
Mars Bluff | Carolina Snaps

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Did you know that back in 1958 an atomic bomb was dropped in SC? Don’t believe me? Here, check this out. Now don’t freak out, the bomb wasn’t actually armed but still, due to the bombs massive size...
McClellanville | Carolina Snaps
McClellanville | Carolina Snaps

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Once a coastal retreat for wealthy planters, historic McClellanville, South Carolina, is now known simply as THE VILLAGE. With a humble lifestyle and laid-back vibe, this picturesque place offers...
Dr. Benjamin Mays | Carolina Snaps
Dr. Benjamin Mays | Carolina Snaps

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According to many scholars, this South Carolina native is one of the most significant figures in American history. Who is he, you ask? Let’s find out. As the son of freed sharecroppers, Dr. Benjamin...
Gullah Glossary - Spanish | GullahNet
Gullah Glossary - Spanish | GullahNet

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oblea bene (o.ble.a. be.ne) n. - una galleta hecha con semillas de sésamo y comida para buena suerte; introducida por esclavos / de África Occidental. lanzar (lan.zar) v. - para lanzar o revolotear...
Map a Trip in South Carolina
Map a Trip in South Carolina

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Students will map out a summer vacation trip in South Carolina. They will research famous restaurants, sights to see, fun activities, etc.
Highway 81 Video - Handout Activity
Highway 81 Video - Handout Activity

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After having students watch the From the Sky episode “Highway 81”, students can use this handout to create an itinerary for a South Carolina visitor.