Outcome Chart - Alberta - Social Studies Grade 6

This outcome chart contains Media literacy learning expectations from the Alberta social studies curriculum, with links to supporting resources on the MediaSmarts site.

Dimensions of Thinking

Overall Expectations

6.S.3 develop skills of geographic thinking

Specific Expectations

construct and interpret various types of maps (i.e., historical, physical, political maps) to broaden understanding of topics being studied

use geographic tools, including software, that assist in preparing graphs and maps

identify geographic problems and issues and pose geographic questions

MediaSmarts Resources

Earth Day: Maps as Media