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List of Benchmarks for Geography 
 Standard 15.Understands how physical systems affect human systems
  
TopicHuman response and adaptation to the environment
   Level II (Grade 3-5)
  Benchmark 1.Knows how humans adapt to variations in the physical environment (e.g., choices of clothing, housing styles, agricultural practices, recreational activities, food, daily and seasonal patterns of life)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  adaptation to environment
B.  clothing choice
C.  housing style
D.  recreational activity
E.  food choice
F.  patterns of life
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their choice in clothing   
  2. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their choice in housing styles   
  3. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their choice in agricultural practices   
  4. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their choice in recreational activities   
  5. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their choice in food   
  6. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their daily pattern of life   
  7. Knows that humans adapt to variations in the physical environment through their seasonal pattern of life   


Citation Log: BD(GE,134;​EE,14;​NE,42;​TE,30)
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