South Dakota Content Standards
SD.K-12.C. Grade 3 Civics/Government
K‐12.C.2. Students will explain the historical impact of primary founding documents including but not limited to, the Declaration of Independence, U.S. Constitution, the U.S. Bill of Rights and subsequent amendments.
3.C.2.1. Explain the meaning and importance of the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution.
3.C.2.2. Explain the basic political roles of leaders in the state and nation.
K‐12.C.3. Students will explain how the Constitution organizes the government of the United States.
3.C.2.2. Identify the structure, roles, and responsibility of local government.