Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fourth Grade. State Government

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Tennessee Standards

TN.4.1. Culture: Culture encompasses similarities and differences among people including their beliefs, knowledge, changes, values, and traditions. Students will explore these elements of society to develop an appreciation and respect for the variety of human cultures.
4.1.spi. Performance Indicators State:
4.1.spi.3. Determine how various groups resolve conflict (i.e., school, tribal councils, courts).
TN.4.4. 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.
4.4.02. Describe the Constitution of the United States and the Tennessee State Constitution in principle and practice.
4.4.02.b. Identify the purposes and explain the importance of the creation of Tennessee's colonial government, and the Tennessee Constitution.
4.4.02.e. Identify and explain the basic functions of the three branches of state government.
4.4.04. Recognize the qualities of a contributing citizen in our participatory democracy.
4.4.04.b. Explain the role of the individual in state and local elections.
4.4.spi. Performance Indicators State:
4.4.spi.1. Identify the 3 branches of federal and state governments.