MS.3. THIRD GRADE (COMMUNITY/LOCAL GOVERNMENT)
Civil Rights/Human Rights
3.3. Understand the historical circumstances and conditions of civil human rights struggles in local communities.
3.3.a. Identify important beliefs commonly held by Americans about themselves and their government (e.g., following individual rights and freedoms, common good, respect for law, importance of work, education, volunteerism, conflict resolutions, etc.). (DOK 1)
3.3.b. Explain why certain civic responsibilities (e.g., following civic protocol, celebrating historic figures, etc.) are important to individuals and to the community. (DOK 1)
3.3.c. Describe different ways people in a community can influence their local government. (e.g., voting, running for office, or participating in meetings). (DOK 1)