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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 11.Understands the patterns and networks of economic interdependence on Earth's surface
  
Topics1. Economic development and growth; 2. Natural resources
   Level III (Grade 6-8)
  Benchmark 7.Knows primary, secondary, and tertiary activities in a geographic context (e.g., primary economic activities such as coal mining and salmon fishing; secondary economic activities such as the manufacture of shoes and the associated worldwide trade in raw materials; tertiary economic activity such as restaurants, theaters, and hotels)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  primary economic activity
B.  secondary economic activity
C.  tertiary economic activity
D.  coal mining
E.  salmon fishing
F.  manufacturing
G.  raw material trade
H.  entertainment
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows primary economic activities in a geographic context   
  2. Knows secondary economic activities in a geographic context   
  3. Knows tertiary economic activities in a geographic context   
  4. Knows that coal mining is a primary economic activity   
  5. Knows that salmon fishing is a primary economic activity   
  6. Knows that shoe manufacturing and the associated worldwide trade in raw materials are secondary activities   
  7. Knows that restaurants are tertiary economic activities   
  8. Knows that theaters are tertiary economic activities   
  9. Knows that hotels are tertiary economic activities   


Citation Log: BD(GE,164)
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