Students will study a map of Texas and look at the different regions of Texas and discuss how natural resources, weather, affect settlement patterns in Texas.
2.7 A Describe how weather patterns and seasonal patterns affect activities and settlement patterns.
2.7 B Describe how natural resources and natural hazards affect activities and settlement patterns.
2.7 C Explain how people depend on the physical environment and natural resources to meet basic needs.
2.7 D Identify the characteristics of different communities, including urban, suburban, and rural, and how they affect activities and settlement patterns.