Georgia Standards of Excellence
GA.SS.3. Third Grade - United States History Year 1: American Indian Cultures through Colonization
SS3H. Historical Understandings
SS3H3. Explain the factors that shaped British Colonial America.
SS3H3.a. Identify key reasons why the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies were founded (religious freedom and profit).
SS3G. Geographic Understandings
SS3G3. Describe how physical systems affect human systems.
SS3G3.c. Explain how the physical geography of the New England, Mid-Atlantic, and Southern colonies helped determine economic activities.
GA.IPS.3. Information Processing Skills
IPS.1. Compare similarities and differences
IPS.5. Identify main idea, detail, sequence of events, and cause and effect in a social studies context
IPS.11. Draw conclusions and make generalizations