C.4. Government: Students shall develop an understanding of the forms and roles of government.
C.4.3.1. Forms and Roles of Government: Discuss why government is necessary at the local level.
C.4.3.2. Forms and Roles of Government: Describe responsibilities and services of local government (e.g., law enforcement, fire protection, public parks, public schools, roads).
C.4.3.3. Forms and Roles of Government: Identify the three levels of government: local, state, and federal.
C.4.3.4. Forms and Roles of Government: Identify the fundamental ideals of democracy (e.g., human rights, justice, common good, equal opportunity).
C.5. Citizenship: Students shall develop an understanding of how to participate, develop, and use the skills necessary for effective citizenship.
C.5.3.1. Roots of Democracy: Examine the significance of national symbols and the role they play in fostering effective citizenship (e.g., National Anthem, Liberty Bell, Pledge of Allegiance, American Flag, Statue of Liberty, United States Constitution).
C.5.3.3. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Describe the election process.