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Skills available for North Dakota sixth-grade social studies standards

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1 Students apply Social Studies skills and resources.

  • 6.1.1 Use a variety of primary and secondary resources (e.g., magazines, journals, artifacts, interviews) to gather and interpret information

  • 6.1.2 Construct, compare, and interpret complex time lines (e.g., multiple time lines)

  • 6.1.3 Use geographic tools (e.g., maps, globes, graphs, diagrams, almanacs, GIS) and concepts to locate and describe physical features of places

2 Students understand important historical events.

3 Students understand economic concepts and the characteristics of various economic systems.

4 Students understand the development, functions, and form of various political systems and the role of the citizen in government and society.

5 Students understand and apply concepts of geography.

6 Students understand the importance of culture, individual identity, and group identity.