Grade 6 - Social Studies

MS:World Studies: Foundations of Geography (Credit: 0.25)

In this unit, students first learn about the concepts and foundations for studying geography, including such key tools as globes and maps. As students move through the unit, they learn about Earth's physical geography as well as Earth's human geography, which includes the study of populations, migrations, economic and political systems, and different cultures of the world. In addition, students learn about Earth's environment and how people effect the environment.