Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Third Grade. Government and Political Systems

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Michigan Standards

MI.C. Civics and Government
C2. Values and Principles of American Government: Understand values and principles of American constitutional democracy.
3-C2.0.1. Describe how 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 to serve citizens.
3-C3.0.1. Distinguish between the roles of state and local government.
C5. Roles of the Citizen in American Democracy: Explain important rights and how, when, and where American citizens demonstrate their responsibilities by participating in government.
3-C5.0.1. Identify rights (e.g., freedom of speech, freedom of religion, right to own property) and responsibilities of citizenship (e.g., respecting the rights of others, voting, obeying laws).