Students compare and contrast the absolute and relative locations of places and people and describe the physical and/ or human characteristics of places.

What is My Community Like?

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There are many parts of a student’s community and neighborhood that a student can learn to recognize, point out, and relate to when looking at past Californian communities. In this inquiry set, students will analyze and address how and why communities change over time and what commonalities their own communities share with previous towns and cities.