Wisconsin Academic Standards
WI.SS.Geog. Geography (Geog)
SS.Geog3: Wisconsin students will examine the impacts of global interconnections and relationships.
Geog3.a: Distribution of Resources
SS.Geog3.a.m. Analyze the relationship between the distribution of resources and patterns of human settlement within states, countries, and regions of the world now and in the past.
SS.Geog5: Wisconsin students will evaluate the relationship between humans and the environment.
Geog5.a: Human Environment Interaction
SS.Geog5.a.m. Analyze how technology interacts with the environment and how increased use of technology affects the burden/use of natural resources.
SS.Geog5.b.m. Analyze how distribution of natural resources such as fisheries and crops (renewable and nonrenewable) creates systems of commerce between groups. Analyze how unequal distribution of resources creates inequities between regions and can lead to conflict between competing nations.
WI.SS.Hist. History (Hist)
SS.Hist1: Wisconsin students will use historical evidence for determining cause and effect.
SS.Hist1.a.m. Use multiple perspectives to analyze and explain issues or events within and across time periods, events, or cultures.
SS.Hist1.b.m. Use multiple perspectives to analyze and explain effects of issues or events within and across time periods, events, or cultures.