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Skills available for Tennessee third-grade social studies standards

IXL's third-grade skills will be aligned to the Tennessee Academic Standards soon! Until then, you can view a complete list of third-grade standards below.

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South America

  • 3.31 Conduct short research projects to describe the major components of history and culture including language, clothing, food, art, beliefs, customs, and music.

  • 3.32 Use timelines, primary sources, and historical passages to summarize the history of a region, including events, inventions/inventors, artists, writers, and political figures. Suggestions are as follows: Inca Culture, Amerigo Vespucci, Panama Canal, and current events.

  • 3.33 Identify on a map major countries of the continent (Brazil, Colombia, Cuba, and Peru, Argentina).

  • 3.34 Identify major physical features of the continent:

    • Rivers - Amazon

    • Mountains - Andes

    • Bodies of Water - Straits of Magellan, Lake Titicaca

    • Landforms - Caribbean Islands, Galapagos Islands

  • 3.35 Identify examples of scarcity in and around specific regions.

  • 3.36 Interpret a chart, graph, or resource map of major imports and exports.

  • 3.37 Define supply and demand and describe how changes in supply and demand affect prices of specific products.

  • 3.38 Summarize the differences between a dictatorship and democratic forms of government.