SS.5.C.2.4

Evaluate the importance of civic responsibilities in American democracy.

Clarifications

Examples are respecting the law, voting, serving on a jury, paying taxes, keeping informed on public issues, protesting.
General Information
Subject Area: Social Studies
Grade: 5
Strand: Civics and Government
Date Adopted or Revised: 02/14
Status: State Board Approved

Related Courses

This benchmark is part of these courses.
5021070: Social Studies Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)
7721016: Access Social Studies - Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2014 - 2015, 2015 - 2018, 2018 - 2023, 2023 and beyond)
5011050: Library Skills/Information Literacy Grade 5 (Specifically in versions: 2016 - 2022, 2022 - 2023 (current), 2023 and beyond)

Related Access Points

Alternate version of this benchmark for students with significant cognitive disabilities.
SS.5.C.2.In.3: Describe the importance of civic responsibilities, such as voting, serving on a jury, and paying taxes.
SS.5.C.2.Su.3: Identify civic responsibilities, such as voting, serving on a jury, and paying taxes.
SS.5.C.2.Pa.3: Recognize a way to be a responsible citizen, such as voting.

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