Students will investigate ways that responsible citizens can fulfill their civic duty, such as, 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.
In this unit, students will examine the services provided by local and state governments.
Demonstrate cooperation and compromise in roles of leadership and participation
Exhibit good citizenship skills, such as, showing respect, being responsible, having a positive attitude, exercising self-discipline, and engaging in conflict resolution.
Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 4 topics and texts, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.
Follow agreed-upon rules for discussions and carry out assigned roles.