explore basic functions of state government (e.g., to establish order, to provide security and to accomplish common goals)
Government and Civics
Skills and Concepts
demonstrate an understanding of the nature of government:
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explain basic functions (to establish order, to provide security and accomplish common goals) of local government
explore and give examples of the services (e.g., police and fire protection, maintenance of roads, snow removal, garbage pick-up)
explain the reasons for rules in the home and at school; and compare rules (e.g., home, school) and laws in the local community
investigate the importance of rules and laws and give examples of what life would be like without rules and laws (home, school, community)
local governments are formed to establish order, provide security and accomplish common goals.