Sammy, a ventriloquist's puppet, is sitting in a Sandlapper's Corner. He helps the children realize that since a Sandlapper is a person who lives in South Carolina, Sandlapper's Corner is a place to study about our state. The children locate South Carolina on a globe. Sammy points out that knowing directions makes it easier to locate a place on the map.
- This indicator was developed to encourage inquiry into the characteristics of urban, rural, and suburban areas within South Carolina.
- This indicator was developed to encourage inquiry into a variety of maps (e.g., maps of malls, roads, schools, zoos, and the world) and the purpose of different types of maps. Further, inquiry is made into map features (e.g., map title, map key/legend...
- 1.G.2 Identify and describe the geographic location of South Carolina in relation to the rest of the United States through the use of various maps and geographic tools.