TN.3.4. Governance and Civics: Governance establishes structures of power and authority in order to provide order and stability. Civic efficacy requires understanding rights and responsibilities, ethical behavior, and the role of citizens within their community, nation, and world.
3.4.03. Understand the rights, responsibilities and privileges of citizens living in a democratic republic.
3.4.03.c. Identify examples of rights and responsibilities of citizens.
3.4.03.e. Identify and explain the importance of acts of civic responsibility, including obeying laws and voting.
3.4.03.g. Identify ordinary people who exemplify good citizenship.
3.4.spi. Performance Indicators State:
3.4.spi.2. Determine the representative acts of a good citizen (i.e., obeying speed limit, not littering, walking within the crosswalk).
TN.3.6. Individuals, Groups, and Interactions: Personal development and identity are shaped by factors including culture, groups, and institutions. Central to this development are exploration, identification, and analysis of how individuals, and groups work independently and cooperatively.
3.6.01. Recognize the impact of individual and group decisions on citizens and communities.
3.6.01.c. Give examples of economic, social, or political changes that result from individual or group decisions.
3.6.02. Understand how groups can impact change at the local, state, and national level.
3.6.02.a. Identify examples of actions individuals and groups can take to improve the community.