Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fifth Grade. Citizenship and Government

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Arkansas Standards

AR.C. Civics
C.5. Citizenship: Students shall develop an understanding of how to participate, develop, and use the skills necessary for effective citizenship.
C.5.5.1. Roots of Democracy: Identify the founding documents that helped to establish laws for the United States (e.g., Mayflower Compact, Declaration of Independence, United States Constitution).
C.5.5.10. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Discuss the importance of the rights of United States citizens set forth in the Bill of Rights.
C.5.5.11. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Identify the proper procedure for voting in the United States and in Arkansas (e.g., registration, voting sites, maintaining the right to vote).
C.5.5.12. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Discuss ways citizens participate in government at the state and local level.
C.5.5.13. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Identify the Bill of Rights in the United States Constitution.
C.5.5.9. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens: Identify the rights and responsibilities of United States citizenship (e.g., voting, obeying laws, volunteerism).
AR.H. History
H.6. History: Students shall analyze significant ideas, events, and people in world, national, state, and local history and how they affect change over time.
H.6.5.19. Conflict and Consensus: Identify and describe the events and ideas leading to the Civil War (e.g., Missouri Compromise, Dred Scott v. Sanford, Lincoln/Douglas debates).