Illinois Learning Standards
IL.SS.K. Third Grade: Communities Near and Far - Disciplinary Concepts
Civic and Political Institutions
SS.CV.1.3. Describe ways in which interactions among families, workplaces, voluntary organizations, and government benefit communities.
Processes, Rules, and Laws
SS.CV.4.3. Describe how people have tried to improve their communities over time.
IL.SS.IS. Inquiry Skills
Communicating Conclusions and Taking Informed Action
SS.IS.7.3-5. Identify a range of local problems and some ways in which people are trying to address these problems.