Students will explain the process of electing government officials and the responsibilities they obtain once in office. Students will then use evidence to support which office they would run for and why.
What are the differences in elected officials roles and responsibilities?
- 2-2 The student will demonstrate an understanding of the structure and function of local, state, and national government.
- Knowledge of the structure and functions of government enables participation in the democratic process. To participate effectively in civic life, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set forth in the following indicators:
- ELA.2.C.2.1 Write informative/explanatory pieces to establish a topic and provide information about the topic. When writing: a. introduce a topic; b. use facts and details to develop the topic; and c. provide a concluding statement.
Lesson Created By: Raney Stogner