Social Studies
 
  Grade Level:   5  
  EALR:   5. SOCIAL STUDIES SKILLS The student understands and applies reasoning skills to conduct research, deliberate, form, and evaluate positions through the processes of reading, writing, and communicating.  
  Component:   5.3 Deliberates public issues.  
  Grade Level Expectation:   5.3.1 Engages others in discussions that attempt to clarify and address multiple viewpoints on public issues based on key ideals.  
 
 
Examples
-Engages classmates in a discussion to clarify the multiple viewpoints surrounding censorship based on the key ideal of individual rights.
-Engages classmates in a discussion to clarify the multiple viewpoints surrounding the inclusion of "under God" in the Pledge of Allegiance based on the key ideal of freedom.
Suggested Unit
  • U.S.—Legacy for Us Today