Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fourth Grade. U.S. Congress

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Virginia Standards of Learning

VA.SS.CE. Civics and Economics
Skills
CE.5. The student will apply social science skills to understand the political process at the local, state, and national levels of government by:
CE.5.a. Describing the functions of political parties.
CE.5.b. Comparing and contrasting political parties.
CE.6. The student will apply social science skills to understand the American constitutional government at the national level by:
CE.6.a. Describing the structure and powers of the national government.
CE.6.c. Explaining and/or simulating the lawmaking process.
VA.SS.GOVT. Virginia and United States Government
Skills
GOVT.6. The student will apply social science skills to understand local, state, and national elections by:
GOVT.6.a. Describing the nomination and election process, including the organization and evolving role of political parties.
GOVT.7. The student will apply social science skills to understand the organization and powers of the national government by:
GOVT.7.a. Examining the legislative, executive, and judicial branches.
GOVT.13. The student will apply social science skills to understand how world governments and economies compare and contrast with the government and the economy in the United States by:
GOVT.13.b. Explaining the relationship between the legislative and executive branches.