Academic Standard: Subject

The Geographer's Toolkit
Tennessee State Standards
Social Studies (2014-2019)
Grade range: 
No grade range

The student will use maps, globes, satellite images, photographs, or diagrams for geographic purposes.

Elements within this Subject
Understand that spatial patterns and processes are essential to appreciating how people live on Earth.
Apply geographic thinking in addressing global issues.
Obtain geographical information about the world's countries, cities, and environments.
Apply the concepts of location, scale, map projection, or orientation.
Develop and refine mental maps of world regions.
Create and compare political, physical, and thematic maps.
Analyze and explain how different cultures use maps and other visual images to reflect their own interests and ambitions.
Explain and apply geospatial technologies including GIS, GPS, and remote sensing.