Wyoming Content and Performance Standards
WY.SS5.1. Citizenship, Government, and Democracy: Students analyze how people create and change structures of power, authority, and governance to understand the continuing evolution of governments and to demonstrate civic responsibility.
SS5.1.1. Describe the basic rights and responsibilities of citizenship.
SS5.1.3. Understand the basic origins of the United States Constitution (e.g., Declaration of Independence).
SS5.1.4. Understand the purpose of the legal system.
SS5.1.5. Understand the purposes of the three branches of government.