South Carolina Standards
SC.7-SSLS. Social Studies Literacy Skills for the Twenty-First Century
7-SSLS.1. Literacy Skills for Social Studies
7-SSLS.1.13. Interpret Earth's physical and human systems by using maps, mental maps, geographic models, and other social studies resources.
7-SSLS.1.4. Identify the location of places, the conditions at places, and the connections between places.
7-SSLS.1.9. Compare the locations of places, the conditions at places, and the connections between places.
SC.CC.RH.6-8. Reading Standards for Literacy in History/Social Studies
Craft and Structure
RH.6-8.5. Describe how a text presents information (e.g., sequentially, comparatively, causally).
Range of Reading and Level of Text Complexity
RH.6-8.10. By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 6-8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.