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Standard 3.2

3.2 Demonstrate an understanding of Earths physical features and ecosystems that affect human activities.

Grade(s): 3, 4, 5

Subject(s): Social Studies

Year: 2020

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Savannah River Site (S.C.) Stop 2 - The Bluff
Savannah River Site (S.C.) Stop 2 - The Bluff

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This bluff is one of 30 areas set aside from the University of Georgia’s Savannah River Ecology laboratory. This area is vastly different from the tall pine community Rudy and Jim visited previously...
Savannah River Site (S.C.) Stop 1 - Pine Forest
Savannah River Site (S.C.) Stop 1 - Pine Forest

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In this episode of NatureScene, Rudy and Jim visit the Savannah River Site, located along the southwestern border of South Carolina. The area is 200,000 acres of protected land. When one thinks of the...
Between The Waters, Part 1 - 1000 BC - 900 AD
Between The Waters, Part 1 - 1000 BC - 900 AD

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1000 BC – 900 AD is known as the “Woodland Period” of Hobcaw Barony’s history. The area of Hobcaw was inhabited by the Waccamaw Native American tribe. The name Hobcaw means “Between the Waters” in the...
Cheraw, Part 1 - History | Palmetto Places
Cheraw, Part 1 - History | Palmetto Places

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In 1865, the community of Cheraw unwillingly played host to General William T. Sherman’s Union troops. Miraculously, the town was unharmed. Today, the Cheraw State Park is South Carolina’s oldest...
The Blue Ridge | South Carolina Geography
The Blue Ridge | South Carolina Geography

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The Blue Ridge, which includes portions of Oconee, Pickens, Greenville, and Spartanburg counties, is the smallest of the five landform regions being studied in this series. However, this in no way...
Oconee State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Oconee State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Oconee State Park is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Currently at the park is a replication of the waterwheel originally built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC). The...
Devils Fork State Park | Destination: SC Parks
Devils Fork State Park | Destination: SC Parks

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Devils Fork State Park is located near Lake Jocassee. The lake covers 7,565 acres and has 75 miles of shoreline. There are several waterfalls that spill right off the mountains into the lake. Water...