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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 1.Understands the characteristics and uses of maps, globes, and other geographic tools and technologies
  
TopicGeographic databases and technology
   Level IV (Grade 9-12)
  Benchmark 2.Knows the characteristics and uses of geographic technologies (e.g., geographic information systems (GIS) and satellite-produced imagery)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  geographic technology
B.  Geographic Information System
C.  GIS
D.  satellite-produced imagery
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows the characteristics of geographic technologies   
  2. Knows ways that geographic technologies can be used   
  3. Knows the characteristics of geographic information systems (GIS)   
  4. Understands the use of geographic information systems (GIS)   
  5. Knows the characteristics of satellite-produced imagery   
  6. Understands the use of satellite-produced imagery   


Citation Log: BD(GE,185;​NE,71-72)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
DD   Department of Defense: Prekindergarten Social Studies Standards
E   JCGE: Guidelines for Geographic Education
G   GESP: National Geography Standards
HS   Head Start: Child Outcomes Framework
I   IDOE: The Foundations for Young Children to the Indiana Academic Standards
IE   International Baccalaureate: Environmental Systems
IG   International Baccalaureate: Geography
MH   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
N   NAEP: Item Specifications in Geography
NZ   New Zealand Ministry of Education: Early Childhood Curriculum
O   OSDE: Oklahoma Developmental Learning Skills for Four-Year-Olds
T   GENIP: K-6 Geography: Themes, Key Ideas
TX   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Number:
Page number of the cited document