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Skills available for Idaho third-grade social studies standards

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3.SS.1 History

3.SS.2 Geography

3.SS.3 Economics

3.SS.4 Civics and Government

  • 3.SS.4.1 Build an understanding of the foundational principles of the American political system.

  • 3.SS.4.2 Build an understanding of the organization and formation of the American system of government.

    • 3.SS.4.2.1 Identify and explain the basic functions of local governments.

    • 3.SS.4.2.2 Explain how local government officials are chosen, e.g., election, appointment.

    • 3.SS.4.2.3 Describe services commonly and primarily provided by governments for the community.

    • 3.SS.4.2.4 Identify local government officials.

  • 3.SS.4.3 Build an understanding that all people in the United States have rights and assume responsibilities.

    • 3.SS.4.3.1 Identify ways children and adults can participate in their community and/or local governments.

3.SS.5 Global Perspectives