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Tuesday, November 29, 2022, 6:06 AM
Dearborn Educational Curriculum
Dearborn Educational Curriculum (DEC)
Social Studies Standards
Participate in projects to help or inform others.
Explain why people form governments.
Distinguish between government action and private action.
Explain how local governments balance individual rights with the common good to solve local community problems.
Describe how the Pledge of Allegiance reflects the Democratic Value of patriotism.
Give examples of how local governments make, enforce, and interpret laws (ordinances) in the local community.
Use examples to describe how local government affects the lives of people in a community.
Identify services commonly provided by local governments.
Identify ways in which people participate in community decisions.
Distinguish between personal and civic responsibilities and explain why they are important in community life.