G.1. Physical and Spatial: Students shall develop an understanding of the physical and spatial characteristics and applications of geography.
G.1.5.3. Location, Place, and Region: Distinguish between the major regions of the United States and evaluate their interdependence.
G.1.5.4. Location, Place, and Region: Locate the major bodies of water that are related to the United States: Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Great Lakes, Gulf of Mexico, and Pacific Ocean.
G.1.5.6. Location, Place, and Region: Distinguish between geography terms that describe or indicate region, place, or location (e.g., tundra, desert, rainforest, mountains).
G.1.5.9. Map and Globe Skills: Compare and contrast major landforms characterized as physical features of Earth (e.g., plateaus, rivers, deltas, seas, oceans, peninsulas).