Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Map & Compass Skills

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Alabama Standards

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.
1.1.1. Using cardinal and intermediate directions to find a location on a map or globe.
1.1.4. Locating physical and human features on a map using labels, symbols, and legends.
1.1.5. Identifying limitations of maps.
1.2. Geography/History: Describe physical characteristics, including landforms, bodies of water, soil, and vegetation of various places on Earth.
1.2.2. Locating historical landmarks on maps.