Standards with the same topic and subject but for other grades
Describe different levels of government (e.g., local, tribal, state, national).
Describe the responsibilities (e.g., determining land use, enforcing laws, overlapping responsibilities with state government) of the local government.
Recognize that there are different levels of government (e.g., local, tribal, county, state, and national).
Describe the responsibilities of state government (e.g., making laws, enforcing laws, collecting taxes).
Identify goods and services (e.g., fire and police protection, immunizations, library) provided by local government.
Describe how people in the community and state work together to achieve common goals.
Compare the arguments for states’ rights versus the power of the federal government (e.g., the expansion of slavery, taxation).
Explain the role and function of local governments.
Describe civic virtues and democratic principles within a variety of government structures, societies, and/or communities within Arizona.
Describe the origins, functions, and structure of the Arizona Constitution, local governments, and tribal governments.