Strand: Geographic Understandings

SS2G1: Topographic features of Georgia

The student will locate major topographical features of Georgia and will describe how these features define Georgia's surface.


Element: SS2G1.a

Locate all the geographic regions of Georgia: Blue Ridge Mountains, Piedmont, Coastal Plain, Valley and Ridge, Appalachian Plateau.


Element: SS2G1.b

Locate the major rivers: Ocmulgee, Oconee, Altamaha, Savannah, St. Mary's, Chattahoochee, and Flint.



Strand: Map and Globe Skills

SS2MG1: Map and globe skills

Map and globe skills.


Element: SS2MG1.a

Use cardinal directions.


Element: SS2MG1.b

Use intermediate directions.