Kindergarten Social Studies
Standard 2: Geography Skills
Content Standard 2: The student will demonstrate knowledge of basic physical and human geographic concepts.
Explain that a globe is a model of the Earth and that a map is a drawing of a place; construct basic maps.
Identify basic cardinal directions and relative location terms.
Identify the shape of the state of Oklahoma on a map.
Explain that the school is part of a larger community and one’s community is within the state of Oklahoma.
Describe what makes one’s community alike or different than other communities.
Describe family and community customs and traditions as basic elements of culture.