The Studio Hosts and the Field Hosts introduce themselves and define their functions in the lessons. South Carolina's location relative to the planets in the solar system, the continents on earth, the countries of North America, and the states of the United States is defined. Lines of latitude and longitude are reviewed. South Carolina is identified as having 46 counties. (individual counties will be identified throughout the series.)
- This indicator was developed to encourage inquiry into the characteristics of urban, rural, and suburban areas within South Carolina.
- This indicator prompts students to inquire about the distribution of landforms, climates, and biomes around the world.