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

The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:

Vermont Framework of Standards and Learning

C3.D2. Applying Disciplinary Concepts & Tools
CIVICS: Civic and Political Institutions
D2.Civ.1.3-5. Distinguish the responsibilities and powers of government officials at various levels and branches of government and in different times and places.
CIVICS: Participation and Deliberation: Applying Civic Virtues and Democratic Principles
D2.Civ.8.3-5. Identify core civic virtues and democratic principles that guide government, society, and communities.
CIVICS: Processes, Rules, and Laws
D2.Civ.12.3-5. Explain how rules and laws change society and how people change rules and laws.
D2.Civ.13.3-5. Explain how policies are developed to address public problems.
D2.Civ.14.3-5. Illustrate historical and contemporary means of changing society.