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Standard 3-1

3-1 The student will demonstrate an understanding of places and regions in South Carolina and the role of human systems in the state.

Grade(s): 3

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2011

Ruins | From the Sky

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There are countless abandoned buildings and relics scattered across South Carolina. Some however, offer more than just a glimpse into the past. Accounts of strange phenomena have forever been...
South Carolina Geography | Palmetto Special

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Take a quick scenic road trip across South Carolina. The host takes a look at physical geography which is the focus on natural features of the land like rivers, lakes, oceans and land elevations...
Writer Tom Poland Gets His Kicks on Highway 76
Writer Tom Poland Gets His Kicks on Highway 76

Lesson

In a way, the journey was done for many fine two-lane highways June 29, 1956. That’s when President Dwight Eisenhower signed the Federal-Aid Highway Act, the Interstate Act. Eisenhower, a general to...

S.C. Geography | Conversations on S.C. History
Episode 1

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Noted South Carolina historian Dr. Walter Edgar discusses the key issues in S.C. History. SC Geography is discussed in four lessons: Description of the Land of South Carolina 16th Century Travel...
Early Colonial Life | Conversations on SC History
Episode 4

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Noted South Carolina historian Dr. Walter Edgar discusses the key issues in SC History. Early Colonial Life is discussed in three lessons: English Speaking Settlers of SC Why do we have a North and...
Transportation in SC | Palmetto Special

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The lesson deals primarily with the development of roads, railroads, and canals in South Carolina. The program is in a basic documentary form and was done entirely on location. Comparisons are made to...
The Three Rivers  | RiverVenture
The Three Rivers | RiverVenture

Interactive

After floating through the hilly Piedmont, you arrive at the Sandhills of South Carolina. Between 55 and 100 million years ago the sea level was higher and the coast was farther inland. Marine fossils...