Alaska Content Standards

Geography A
A A student should be able to make and use maps, globes, and graphs to gather, analyze, and report spatial (geographic) information.

A student who meets the content standard should:

  1. use maps and globes to locate places and regions;
  2. make maps, globes, and graphs;
  3. understand how and why maps are changing documents;
  4. use graphic tools and technologies to depict and interpret the world's human and physical systems;
  5. evaluate the importance of the locations of human and physical features in interpreting geographic patterns; and
  6. use spatial (geographic) tools and technologies to analyze and develop explanations and solutions to geographic problems.