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Alabama's Beaches Are Calling You

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Title:

Alabama's Beaches Are Calling You

URL:

https://youtu.be/JQPmPJ012p8

Content Source:

Other
YouTube: This is Alabama Channel
Type: Audio/Video

Overview:

This video from This is Alabama showcases the beautiful beaches of Alabama. Visitors come from all over to enjoy the sugar-white sand and emerald waves of Alabama's beaches. This video can be used to identify the physical features of Alabama and describe how recreational opportunities are affected by the physical environment.

Content Standard(s):
Social Studies
SS2010 (2010)
Grade: 1
Living and Working Together in Family and Community and State
7 ) Describe how occupational and recreational opportunities in the local community and state are affected by the physical environment. (Alabama)

Examples: occupational—commercial fishing and tourism in Gulf coast areas (Alabama)

recreational—camping and hiking in mountain areas, fishing and waterskiing in lake areas

Unpacked Content
Strand: Economics, Geography
Course Title: Living and Working Together in Family and Community and State
Evidence Of Student Attainment:
Students:
  • Identify the occupational opportunities in the local community and throughout Alabama.
  • Identify recreational activities in the local community and throughout Alabama.
  • Understand how the occupational and recreational opportunities are affected by the physical environment.
  • Describe where occupational and recreational opportunities are available in relation to the physical environment of the local community and throughout Alabama.
Teacher Vocabulary:
  • identify
  • understand
  • describe
  • occupational
  • recreational
  • physical environment
  • mountain range
  • commercial fishing
  • tourism
  • coastal area
Knowledge:
Students know:
  • The difference in jobs and play activities.
  • The physical environment in relation to mountains, waterways, and coast and the role it plays in occupational and recreational opportunities.
  • Vocabulary: occupational, recreational, physical environment, mountain range, commercial fishing, tourism, coastal area
Skills:
Students are able to:
  • Compile a list of occupational and recreational opportunities in the state of Alabama.
  • Identify physical environment features in the state of Alabama.
Understanding:
Students understand that:
  • The physical environment directly affects the occupational and recreational activities in the local community and throughout Alabama.

Alabama Alternate Achievement Standards
AAS Standard:
SS.AAS.1.7- Demonstrate an understanding of the concepts of work and play; identify activities associated with work and play in the classroom, home, or community.


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Author: Ginger Boyd