6-9.GEH.2.2.3 Identify major biomes and explain ways in which the natural environment and climate of places in the Eastern Hemisphere are related.
6-9.GEH.2.2.4 Analyze and give examples of the consequences of human impact on the physical environment.
6-9.GEH.2.2.5 Evaluate ways in which technology influences human capacity to modify the physical environment.
6-9.GEH.2.2.6 Explain how physical processes have shaped Earth's surface. Classify these processes according to those that have built up Earth's surface (mountain-building and alluvial deposition) and those that wear away at Earth's surface (erosion).
6-9.GEH.2.3 Trace the migration and settlement of human populations on the earth's surface.
6-9.GEH.2.3.1 Identify the names and locations of countries and major cities in the Eastern Hemisphere.
6-9.GEH.5.1.5 Give examples of the benefits of global connections, such as developing opportunities for trade, cooperating in seeking solutions to mutual problems, learning for technological advances, acquiring new perspectives, and benefiting from developments in architecture, music, and the arts.
6-9.GEH.5.1.6 Give examples of the causes and consequences of current global issues, such as the expansion of global markets, the urbanization of the developing world, the consumption of natural resources, and the extinction of species, and speculate possible responses by various individuals, groups, and nations.