Nebraska Core Academic Content Standards
NE.SS.1. Grade 3 (Community)
SS 3.1. Civics: Students will develop and apply the skills of civic responsibility to make informed decisions based upon knowledge of government at local, state, national and international levels.
Forms and Functions of Government
SS 3.1.1. Students will identify and explain the structure and function of their local governments.
SS 3.1.1.a. Identify the structure and functions of local government
SS 3.1.1.c. Identify and explain a variety of roles leaders, citizens, and others play in local government
SS 3.1.2. Students will understand the impact of individual and group decisions at a local level.
SS 3.1.2.e. Identify local leaders and the impact of their decisions that effect public policy