5th Grade Social Studies Standards - Governance and Civics
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5.4.1 Branches of Government - Distinguish between the local, state, and federal levels of the legislative, executive, and judicial branches of the American government. 5.4.2 First Amendment Freedoms - Select examples using illustrations of First Amendment freedoms (i.e., speech, assembly, and religion). 5.4.3 Rights - Recognize the rights established by the 13th, 14th, 15th and 19th amendments 5.4.4 Constitutions - Recognize the differences between the Tennessee State Constitution and the United States Constitution. 5.4.5 Important Documents - Differentiate among the purposes stated in the Declaration of Independence, the United States Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.