Local & State Government
Ohio Education Standards. The study of civics, citizenship, and government involves learning about political systems; the purposes of government and civic life; and the differing assumptions held by people across time and place regarding power, authority, governance, and law.
Worksheet/Answer keyLocal & State Government Worksheet/Answer keyLocal & State Government Worksheet/Answer keyLocal & State Government
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
OH.5. Government: Students use knowledge of the purposes, structures and processes of political systems at the local, state, national and international levels to understand that people create systems of government as structures of power and authority to provide order, maintain stability and promote the general welfare.
5.2. Grade Level Indicator: Role of Government: Explain the essential characteristics of American democracy including: The people are the source of the government's authority; All citizens have the right and responsibility to vote and influence the decisions of the government; The government is run directly by the people or through elected representatives; The powers of government are limited by law; Basic rights of individuals are guaranteed by the Constitution.
NewPath Learning resources are fully aligned to US Education Standards. Select a standard below to view correlations to your selected resource: