West Virginia College and Career Readiness Standards
WV.SS.3. Third Grade Standards
SS.3.12. Use geographic information systems to compare and contrast various types of maps (e.g., climate, resource, physical, political, road, etc.).
SS.3.14. Label maps to demonstrate knowledge of map skills (e.g., label cardinal directions, intermediate directions, borders, continents, oceans, Equator, Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn, North Pole, South Pole and Prime Meridian).
SS.3.17. Use a map scale to determine the distance between two given points.
SS.3.18. Recognize, define and illustrate world geographic features (e.g., peninsulas, islands, mountains, canyons, plateaus, mesas, harbors, gulfs, rivers, deserts, forests, valleys and plains).