AL.3. People, Places, and Regions: Geographic Studies: Students in Grade 3 learn from concrete experiences and benefit from resources such as pictures, graphs, maps, globes, and the World Wide Web (WWW) that help make abstractions more concrete.
1.1. Geography: Locate the prime meridian, equator, tropic of Capricorn, tropic of Cancer, international date line, and lines of latitude and longitude on maps and globes.
1.1.4. Locating physical and human features on a map using labels, symbols, and legends.
1.2. Geography/History: Describe physical characteristics, including landforms, bodies of water, soil, and vegetation of various places on Earth.
1.2.1. Locating countries in the Western Hemisphere.
1.4. Economics/Geography/History: Locate population shifts due to geographic, economic, and historic changes in the Western Hemisphere.
1.4.1. Identifying human and physical criteria used to define regions.