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5th Grade Social Studies  

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History from "The Civil War" to "The Digital Age"

  • Focus Skill

    Weeks 29-30

    Locating Important Geographic Locations


    Standards: Transition Year

    GSE: SSGSE5G1a-b, SSGSE5G2a-b

    Essential Question/Learning Targets:

    How do I locate important places in the U.S.?

    How do I locate important man-made places? 

    How do I explain th reasons for thr spatial patterns of economic activites?

    How do I locate primary agricultural and industrail locations from the Civil War to Present in the U.S.? 

    How do I explain how factors such as poplulation, and resources determine these areas?

    Vocabulary: Chisolm Trail, Pittsburg Pennsylvania, KItty Hawk North Carolina, Pearl Harbor Hawaii, Montgomery Alabama, Chicago Illinois

  • New GSE Standards

    Due to the new  Georgia Standards of Excellence sdopted beginning the 2017-2018 school year, The Civil War Standards will be covered in both the 4th grade and the 5th grade this year. 

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