Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   1  
  EALR:   3. GEOGRAPHY The student uses a spatial perspective to make reasoned decisions by applying the concepts of location, region, and movement and demonstrating knowledge of how geographic features and human cultures impact environments.  
  Component:   3.2 Understands human interaction with the environment.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   3.2.1 Understands that the way families live is shaped by the environment.  
 
 
Examples
-Explains how the climate and physical features of an area determine the types of homes in which people live.
-Explains how the food families eat is affected by the natural resources that are available in their regions.
Suggested Unit
  • Families in Other Places