Students will investigate ways that responsible citizens can fulfill their civic duty such as by engaging in one or more of the following opportunities: serving the common good, being law abiding, showing respect for others, volunteering, serving the public in an elected or appointed office, and/or joining the military.
Seek opportunities and demonstrate characteristics of a leader such as being trustworthy, fair-minded, and forward-looking.
Demonstrate good citizenship skills such as showing respect, being responsible, having a positive attitude, exercising self-discipline, and engaging in conflict resolution.
Identify common problems or needs within your school or community and participate and persevere in problem solving.
Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups and teacher-lead) with diverse partners on grade three topics and texts, building on others ideas and expressing their own clearly.
Follow agreed upon rules of discussions (e.g., gaining the floor in respectful ways, listening to others with care, speaking one at a time about the topics, and text under discussion).