TN.5.3. Geography: Geography enables the students to see, understand and appreciate the web of relationships between people, places, and environments. Students will use the knowledge, skills, and understanding of concepts within the six essential elements of geography: world in spatial terms, places and regions, physical systems, human systems, environment and society, and the uses of geography.
5.3.01. Understand how to use maps, globes, and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process and report information from a spatial perspective.
5.3.01.a. Locate the major physical features and cities of the United States on a map or globe.
5.3.03. Demonstrate how to identify and locate major physical and political features on globes and maps.
5.3.03.b. Identify and locate the geographical regions of the United States.
5.3.spi. Performance Indicators State:
5.3.spi.1. Locate continents and significant bodies of water (i.e., the Great Lakes, Atlantic, Arctic and Pacific oceans, Columbia, Missouri, Colorado, Rio Grande, Ohio, Tennessee, St. Lawrence and Mississippi rivers).