Geography TEKS for 4th Grade

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4.6 The student understands the concept of regions.
  • 4.6A Identify, locate, and describe the physical regions of Texas (Mountains and Basins, Great Plains, North Central Plains, Coastal Plains), including their characteristics such as landforms, climate, vegetation, and economic activities. 62 resource(s) found
  • 4.6B Compare the physical regions of Texas (Mountains and Basins, Great Plains, North Central Plains, Coastal Plains) 46 resource(s) found
4.7 The student understands the location and patterns of settlement and the geographic factors that influence where people live.
  • 4.7A Explain the geographic factors such as landforms and climate that influence patterns of settlement and the distribution of population in Texas, past and present. 39 resource(s) found
  • 4.7B Identify and explain patterns of settlement such as the location of towns and cities in Texas at different time periods 67 resource(s) found
4.8 The student understands how people adapt to and modify their environment.
  • 4.8A Describe ways people have adapted to and modified their environment in Texas, past and present, such as timber clearing, agricultural production, wetlands drainage, energy production, and construction of dams. 336 resource(s) found
  • 4.8B Explain reasons why people have adapted to and modified their environment in Texas, past and present, such as the use of natural resources to meet basic needs, facilitate transportation, and enhance recreational activities. 313 resource(s) found
  • 4.8C Compare the positive and negative consequences of human modification of the environment in Texas, past and present 60 resource(s) found

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