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.
3.4.01. Discuss the structure and purposes of governance.
3.4.01.d. Describe varied basic structures of governments in the state, nation, and world.
3.4.02. Describe the Constitution of the United States and the Tennessee State
3.4.02.a. Constitution in principle and practice..
3.4.02.b. Identify services commonly provided by the state government and contrast with other regions.
3.4.02.c. Compare the Tennessee and the United State Constitutions with other governing procedures around the world.
3.4.04. Understand the qualities of a contributing citizen in our participatory democracy.
3.4.04.b. Recognize the relationship of local governments to the state, the nation, and the world.