Geography and Culture Strand

Stephanie, Ernesto, and Syuna

Geography and Culture Stand

Verbs Throughout the Strands:
identify, compare, describe, explain, compare, summarize, analyze, evaluate, interpret

K-12th Characteristics

Strand remains consistent from kinder through 5th grade. Both readiness and supporting were equally aligned. They increase in depth and complexity.


6th - Notice a separation in the reporting category between geography and culture. There is a heavier focus on geography.


7th - Focus on Texas


8th & High School - US History; These are also the two grade levels which are tested.