Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.SS.1. Grade 3 (Community)
SS 3.3. Geography: Students will develop and apply spatial perspective and geographic skills to make informed decisions regarding issues and current events at local, state, national and international levels.
SS 3.3.5. Students will identify the relationship between humans and the physical environment.
SS 3.3.5.c. Explain the importance of Earth’s natural resources (e.g., minerals, air, water, land)