BPS District Social Studies Standards Book

K-12 Grade Levels

BPSS SST logo K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 HS
Standard 1:  Students apply Social Studies
skills and resources.
Standard 2:  Students understand
important historical events.
Standard 3:  Students understand economic concepts and
the characteristics of various economic systems.
Standard 4:  Students understand the development, functions, and forms of various
political institutions and the role of the citizen in government and society.
Standard 5:  Students understand and apply
concepts of geography.
Standard 6:  Students understand the importance of culture,
individual identity, and group identity.

BPS Identifier System of the Standards 

ND DPI

6.1.3

The individual Standards are organized by their Strand with each Standard having a unique identifier categorized by Subject-Grade Level.Strand.Standard. The Bismarck Public School District has modified the North Dakota DPI Identifiers to fit into our student information system PowerSchool for Standards-Based grading. The image is a short explanation of the components of the identifier modifications which the ND DPI lists as 
6.1.3

Note click on an identifier with a dashed underlined to view more information about the standards. (e.g. I can...statements)

SST-06.1.03 Use geographic tools and concepts to locate and describe physical features of places.