GOVERNMENT CITIZENSHIP - PRIMARY SOURCE DOCUMENTS
"The goal of
this course is to foster informed, responsible participation in
public life. Knowing how to be a good citizen is essential to the
preservation and improvement of United States democracy. Upon
completion of this course the student will understand the major
ideas, protections, privileges, structures, and economic systems
that affect the life of a citizen in the United States political
system. This course is recommended for seniors due to their
proximity to voting age."
Source: USOE Social Studies Curriculum
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Students will understand the significance and impact of the
Constitution on everyday life.
Students will understand the protections and privileges of
individuals and groups in the United States.
Students will understand the distribution of power among the
national, state, and local governments in the United States federal
Students will understand the responsibilities of citizens in the
Students will understand basic economic principles and how they
influence everyday life.
Students will understand the relationship between the United States
and the international system.
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