ERIC Number: ED455160
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999-Jun-22
Reference Count: N/A
South Dakota Social Studies Content Standards.
South Dakota State Dept. of Education and Cultural Affairs, Pierre.
This document presents the South Dakota Content Standards for K-12 Social Studies. The document outlines the four major areas of social studies: history, geography, civics, and economics. Standards are provided for each major area according to grade level, separately for grades K-8 and collectively for grades 9-12. Grade level standards represent the classroom learning objectives or activities that should be provided at each grade level. It lists the following courses by grade: Kindergarten: Introduction to History and People, Places, Family, and Self; Grade 1: People and Traditions in the United States; Grade 2: Historic Groups of People throughout the World; Grade 3: Early Civilizations and Community Governments; Grade 4: Study of the U.S. Regions and South Dakota Studies; Grade 5: United States History; Grade 6: World History/Ancient Civilizations; Grade 7: World Geography; Grade 8: United States History; Grades 9-12: United States History, Geography, and Civics (Government). The document lists learning goals and rationales. (BT)
Descriptors: Academic Standards, Civics, Economics, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, History, Public Schools, Social Studies, State Standards
South Dakota State Department of Education and Cultural Affairs, Kneip Building, 3rd Floor, 700 Governors Drive, Pierre, SD 57501-2291. For full text: http://www.state.sd.us/deca/ContentStandards/Social/index.ht m.
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: South Dakota State Dept. of Education and Cultural Affairs, Pierre.
Identifiers - Location: South Dakota