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Skills available for Ohio fifth-grade social studies standards

Standards are in black and IXL social studies skills are in dark green. Hold your mouse over the name of a skill to view a sample question. Click on the name of a skill to practice that skill.

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  • Historical Thinking and Skills

    • 1 Multiple-tier timelines can be used to show relationships among events and places.

  • Early Civilizations

  • Heritage

    • 3 European exploration and colonization had lasting effects which can be used to understand the Western Hemisphere today.



  • Civic Participation and Skills

    • 11 Individuals can better understand public issues by gathering and interpreting information from multiple sources. Data can be displayed graphically to effectively and efficiently communicate information.

  • Roles and Systems of Government

    • 12 Democracies, dictatorships and monarchies are categories for understanding the relationship between those in power or authority and citizens.


  • Economic Decision Making and Skills

    • 13 Information displayed in circle graphs can be used to show relative proportions of segments of data to an entire body of data.

    • 14 The choices people make have both present and future consequences.

  • Scarcity

    • 15 The availability of productive resources (i.e., human resources, capital goods and natural resources) promotes specialization that leads to trade.

  • Production and Consumption

    • 16 The availability of productive resources and the division of labor impact productive capacity.

  • Markets

  • Financial Literacy

    • 18 Workers can improve their ability to earn income by gaining new knowledge, skills and experiences.