Virginia Standards of Learning
VA.SS.USII. United States History: 1865 to the Present
USII.2. The student will use maps, globes, photographs, pictures, or tables for:
USII.2.c. Locating the 50 states and the cities most significant to the development of the United States and explaining what makes those cities significant.
VA.SS.WG. World Geography
WG.1. The student will demonstrate skills for historical thinking, geographical analysis, economic decision making, and responsible citizenship by:
WG.1.c. Creating, comparing, and interpreting maps, charts, graphs, and pictures to determine characteristics of world regions.
WG.5. The student will analyze the characteristics of the regions of the United States and Canada by:
WG.5.a. Identifying and analyzing the location of major geographic regions and major cities on maps and globes.
WG.5.d. Recognizing cultural influences and landscapes.