Pennsylvania Core and Academic Standards
PA.5.3. Civics and Government
5.1.3. Principles and Documents of Government
Principles and Ideals that Shape Government
5.1.3.C. Define the principles and ideals shaping local government.
5.1.3.C.1. Liberty / Freedom
Define the principles and ideals shaping local government.
Documents and Ideals that Shape Pennsylvania and US Government
Identify key ideas about government found in significant documents:
5.1.3.D.2. United States Constitution
5.3.3. How Government Works
Branches of Government
5.3.3.A. Identify the roles of the three branches of government.
Elements of the Election Process
5.3.3.E. Explain the purpose for elections.
Systems of Government
5.3.3.J. Identify key ideals of the form of government practiced in the United States.