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Skills available for Oklahoma sixth-grade social studies standards

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Geographic tools

Physical systems

  • 6.2 The student will analyze the physical systems of the major regions of the Western Hemisphere.

Human populations and systems

Humans and the environment

  • 6.4 The student will analyze the interactions of humans and their environment in the Western Hemisphere.

    • 6.4.1 Describe the commercial agriculture and industrial regions that support human development.

    • 6.4.2 Evaluate the effects of human modification on the natural environment through transformation caused by subsistence and commercial agriculture, industry, demand for energy, and urbanization.

    • 6.4.3 Analyze the impact of climate and natural disasters on human populations, including forced migration, scarcity of consumer goods, economic activities, and loss of life.

    • 6.4.4 Analyze environmental challenges of each region.

    • 6.4.5 Evaluate the role of ecotourism in creating environmental awareness of resources, climate, cultures, and wildlife.

    • 6.4.6 Describe the role of citizens as responsible stewards of natural resources and the environment.

Physical and human characteristics of regions