Tennessee Academic Standards
TN.3-1. THIRD GRADE SOCIAL STUDIES, PART 1 - Geography and Economics
Overview: Students will utilize their geographic content knowledge to study physical and political world geography.
3.06. Identify and locate the major continents and oceans using maps and globes: Africa; Antarctica; Asia; Australia; Europe; North America; South America; Arctic Ocean; Atlantic Ocean; Indian Ocean; Pacific Ocean; Southern Ocean [G]
3.08. Identify major physical features of the world, including: Rivers—Amazon, Nile; Mountains and Ranges—Alps, Andes, Himalayas; Deserts— Gobi, Sahara; Bodies of Water—Mediterranean Sea, Straits of Magellan; Landforms—Great Barrier Reef, Niagara Falls [G]