Rhode Island World-Class Standards
RI.C&G. Civics & Government
C&G 3. In a democratic society all people have certain rights and responsibilities.
C&G 3 (5-6)-1. Students demonstrate an understanding of citizens’ rights and responsibilities by…
C&G 3 (5-6)-1.b. Identifying citizen’s rights in a democratic society (personal, economic, legal, and civic).
C&G 3 (5-6)-2. Students demonstrate an understanding how individuals and groups exercise (or are denied) their rights and responsibilities by…
C&G 3 (5-6)-2.a. Identifying and explaining specific ways rights may or may not be exercised (e.g., civil rights).
C&G 4. People engage in political processes in a variety of ways.
C&G 4 (5-6)-1. Students demonstrate an understanding of political systems and political processes by…
C&G 4 (5-6)-1.a. Explaining how leaders are selected or elected (e.g., election process, appointment process, political parties, campaigns).
C&G 4 (5-6)-1.b. Listing the “labels” that individuals may give themselves within a political process (e.g., radical, liberal, conservative, environmentalist, Democrat, Republican).