Pennsylvania Core and Academic Standards
PA.5.5. Civics and Government
5.1.5. Principles and Documents of Government
Principles and Ideals that Shape Government
5.1.5.C. Describe the principles and ideals shaping local state, and national government.
5.1.5.C.1. Liberty / Freedom
5.2.5. Rights and Responsibilities of Citizenship
Civics Rights and Responsibilities
5.2.5.A Identify individual rights and needs and the rights and needs of others in the classroom, school, community, state, and nation.
Competent and Responsible Citizens
5.2.5.D. Identify specific ways individuals participate in school and community activities.
5.3.5. How Government Works
Elements of the Election Process
5.3.5.E. Identify the requirements to vote in local, state, and national elections.
6.3.5. Functions of Government
6.3.5.C. Explore ways in which tax revenue is collected.