Social Studies Worksheets and Study Guides Fifth Grade. Local & State Government

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Rhode Island Standards

RI.C&G. Civics & Government
C&G 2. The Constitution of the United States establishes a government of limited powers that are shared among different levels and branches.
C&G 2 (5-6)-2. Students demonstrate an understanding of the democratic values and principles underlying the U.S. government by…
C&G 2 (5-6)-2.a. Exploring democratic values such as: respect, property, compromise, liberty, self-government, and self-determination.
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.a. Defining the concepts: “civic”(adj.), “civics”(n), “civil,” and “citizen”.
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.c. Explaining the judicial process - due process – local, state, and federal (e.g., school discipline policy, truancy court, appeals process).