Michigan Academic Standards
SOCIAL STUDIES PROCESS AND SKILLS STANDARDS K-5
P1. READING AND COMMUNICATION – READ AND COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY
P1.1. Use appropriate strategies to read and interpret basic social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts.
P2. INQUIRY, RESEARCH, AND ANALYSIS
P2.5. Use data presented in social science tables, graphs, graphics, maps, and texts to answer compelling and supporting questions.
SOCIAL STUDIES CONTENT EXPECTATIONS: GRADE THREE
CIVICS AND GOVERNMENT
C2. Democratic Values and Constitutional Principles of American Government
3 – C2.0.1. Describe how the Michigan state government reflects the principle of representative government.
C3. Structure and Functions of Government – Describe the structure of government in the United States and how it functions.
3 – C3.0.1. Distinguish between the roles of tribal, state, and local gove.
C5. Civic Participation – Explain important rights and how, when, and where members of American society demonstrate their responsibilities by actively participating in civic life.
3 – C5.0.1. Identify and explain rights and responsibilities of citizenship.