Analyze how the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights limit the power of the national government and protect citizens from an oppressive government.
Clarification 1: Students will recognize examples of what to include, but not be limited to, popular sovereignty, rule of law, separation of powers, checks and balances, federalism, the amendment process, and the fundamental rights of citizens in the Bill of Rights.
Subject Area: Social Studies
Strand: Civics and Government (Starting 2023-2024)
Date Adopted or Revised: 07/21
Status: State Board Approved