Social Studies - 4th Grade
Standard 3Students will understand the roles of civic life, politics, and government in the lives of Utah citizens.
Objective 1Describe the responsibilities and rights of individuals in a representative government as well as in the school and community.
Students will understand the rights and responsibilities of voting in local, state, and national elections.
Students will be able to identify the roles of elected officials in Utah and explain the importance of voting as a citizen of our state.
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