Social Studies - 3rd Grade
Standard 1Students will understand how geography influences community location and development.
Objective 2Describe how various communities have adapted to existing environments and how other communities have modified the environment.
This is a lesson on how communities have adapted to the environment. Students will understand that people need to make unlivable areas livable by diverting resources.
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