Rhode Island World-Class Standards
G 1. The World in Spatial Terms: Understanding and interpreting the organization of people, places, and environments on Earth’s surface provides an understanding of the world in spatial terms.
G 1 (5-6)-1. Students understand maps, globes, and other geographic tools and technologies by…
G 1 (5-6)-1.b. Utilizing geographic tools like latitude and longitude to identify absolute location.
G 1 (5-6)-1.c. Differentiating between local, regional, and global scales (e.g., location of continents and oceans).
G 1 (5-6)-2. Students interpret the characteristics and features of maps by…
G 1 (5-6)-2.a. Recognizing spatial information provided by different types of maps (e.g., physical, political, map projections).
G 1 (5-6)-2.b. Interpreting the spatial information from maps to explain the importance of the data.