Where is Monroe, North Carolina?
- Where is Rocky River Elementary in the World? 34° 59′ N / 80° 36′ W
It is in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. There are over 800 students. Over 40 classrooms.
We have been learning about latitude and longitude and maps from Our World Our Numbers. This next week when we return to school we would like some help to understand how big your city is and how much different areas of the world recycles in our own mapping project.
Rocky River Elementary School is in Monroe, North Carolina.
North Carolina is bordered by South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, and Virginia, as well as the Atlantic Ocean along its eastern coast. Off the coast of North Carolina, out in the Atlantic Ocean, are a string of barrier islands, called the Outer Banks, the site of the Wright brothers first flights, the Kitty Hawk flying experiments.
North Carolina’s main geographic features are the coastal plains and the Appalachian Mountains. The sub ranges of the Appalachians located in North Carolina are the Great Smoky Mountains, the Blue Ridge Mountains, Great Balsam Mountains, and the Black Mountains, which have the highest in the eastern United States, Mount Mitchell.
North Carolina is one of the fifty states in the USA. California is all the way across the United States. You can drive there in several days. It’s between four and five hours to fly there.
The United States (50 States) joins Canada (10 provinces and 3 territories ) to make up what is known as North America. Bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west side and the Atlantic Ocean on the east side.
Monroe to Middleham UK—3924.69 miles / 6316.18 km
Monroe to Sydney, Australia- 9486.7 miles / 15267.36 km
Monroe, NC to Victoria, Australia–9902.31 miles / 15936.23 km
Monroe to Los Angeles California 2146.63 miles / 3454.67 km driving time 2442.18mi / 3930.3km
Monroe to British Columbia Canada and Mrs. Watson’s Class 2636.95 miles / 4243.76 km
Monroe to Palmerston North, New Zealand- 8343.44 miles / 13427.47 km