• Social Studies

    Unit 9:  Civic and Political Participation                          


    SS.5.C.2.2 – Compare forms of political participation in the colonial period to today.

    SS.5.C.2.3 – Analyze how the Constitution has expanded voting rights from our nation’s early history to today.

    SS.5.C.2.4 – Evaluate the importance of civic responsibilities in American democracy.

    SS.5.C.2.5 – Identify ways good citizens go beyond basic civic and political responsibilities to improve government and society.

    SS.5.G.4.1 – Use geographic knowledge and skills when discussing current events.

    SS.5.G.4.2 – Use geography concepts and skills such as recognizing patterns, mapping, graphing to find solutions for local, state, or national problems. 

  • writing


    Focus Writing Standards:

    LAFS.5.W.3.8 - Recall relevant information from experiences or gather relevant information from print and digital sources; summarize or paraphrase information in notes and finished work, and provide a list of sources. (DOK 2)

    LAFS.5.W.1.3.c - Use a variety of transitional words, phrases, and clauses to manage the sequence of events.


    Focus Language Standard:

    LAFS.5.L.1.2e - Spell grade-appropriate words correctly, consulting references as needed. (DOK 1)