Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fifth Grade. Social Studies Skills

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Wisconsin Academic Standards

WI.SS.Geog. Geography (Geog)
SS.Geog1: Wisconsin students will use geographic tools and ways of thinking to analyze the world.
Geog1.a: Tools of Geography
SS.Geog1.a.4-5. Summarize how location (absolute and relative) affects people, places, and environment. Construct maps (paper or digital), charts, and graphs using appropriate elements (i.e., date, orientation, grid, scale, title, author, index, legend, situation)
Geog1.b: Spatial Thinking (map interpretation)
SS.Geog1.b.i. Identify purposes of and differences among maps, globes, aerial photographs, charts, and satellite images.
WI.SS.Hist. History (Hist)
SS.Hist4: Wisconsin students will evaluate a variety of primary and secondary sources to interpret the historical context, intended audience, purpose, and/or author’s point of view (Historical Methodology).
Hist4.a: Historical Context
SS.Hist4.a.i. Describe the historical context (situation) of a primary or secondary source.
Hist4.b: Intended Audience
SS.Hist4.b.i. Describe the significance of the intended audience of a primary or secondary source.
Hist4.c: Purpose
SS.Hist4.c.i. Describe the intended purpose of a specific primary or secondary source.