New Mexico Content Standards
NM.III: Civics and Government: Students understand the ideals, rights, and responsibilities of citizenship and understand the content and history of the founding documents of the United States with particular emphasis on the United States and New Mexico constitutions and how governments function at local, state, tribal, and national levels.
III-D: Understand rights and responsibilities of ''good citizenship'' as members of a family, school and community.
III-D:2. Understands the impact of individual and group decisions on communities in a democratic society.
III-D:3. Explain the significance and process of voting.