Michigan Academic Standards
SOCIAL STUDIES PROCESS AND SKILLS STANDARDS K-5
P1. READING AND COMMUNICATION – READ AND COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY
P1.1. Use appropriate strategies to read and interpret basic social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts.
P1.3. Express social science ideas or information in written, spoken, and graphic forms including tables, line graphs, bar graphs, and maps.
P2. INQUIRY, RESEARCH, AND ANALYSIS
P2.5. Use data presented in social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts to answer compelling and supporting questions.
SOCIAL STUDIES CONTENT EXPECTATIONS: GRADE THREE
G1. The World in Spatial Terms – Use geographic representations to acquire, process, and report information from a spatial perspective.
3 – G1.0.1. Use cardinal directions (north, south, east, west) to describe the relative locations of significant places in the immediate environment.