Social Studies - 2018-19
VS.2a - Bordering States
The student will demonstrate an understanding of the relationship between physical geography and the lives of the native peoples, past and present, of Virginia by
a) locating Virginia and its bordering states on maps of the United States.
- Relative location helps me find places on a map by referring to other places that are near.
UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD
Locations of places can be described in relative terms.
Relative location may be described by using terms that show connections between two places, such as next to, near, and bordering.
Bordering bodies of water
- Atlantic Ocean
- Chesapeake Bay
- West Virginia
- North Carolina