Montana Content Standards
MT.2. Students analyze how people create and change structures of power, authority, and governance to understand the operation of government and to demonstrate civic responsibility.
2.5. Students will identify and explain the individual's responsibilities to family, peers and the community, including the need for civility, respect for diversity and the rights of others.
MT.3. Students apply geographic knowledge and skills (e.g., location, place, human/environment interactions, movement, and regions).
3.3. Students will describe and illustrate ways in which people interact with their physical environment (e.g., land use, location of communities, methods of construction, design of shelters).
3.6. Students will identify and distinguish between physical system changes (e.g., seasons, climate, weather, water cycle, natural disasters) and describe the social and economic effects of these changes.
3.7. Students will describe and compare the ways in which people in different regions of the world interact with their physical environments.
MT.6. Students demonstrate an understanding of the impact of human interaction and cultural diversity on societies.
6.1. Students will identify the ways groups (e.g., families, faith communities, schools, social organizations, sports) meet human needs and concerns (e.g., belonging, self worth, personal safety) and contribute to personal identity.
6.2. Students will describe ways in which expressions of culture influence people (e.g., language, spirituality, stories, folktales, music, art, dance).
6.3. Students will identify and describe ways families, groups, tribes and communities influence the individual's daily life and personal choices.