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4th Grade Public Discourse and Research

Description: 

This unit includes a combination of fourth grade writing and social studies standards. It focuses on research and public discourse. 

Learning Targets: 
Students will be able to explain important rights of American citizens as described in the Bill of Rights.
Students will be able to describe how and where American citizens demonstrate their responsibilities by participating in government.
Students will be able to explain the importance of staying informed about issues that may affect my community and can address one of those issues.
Students will be able to conduct a short research project investigating current issues facing my community.
Students will be able to use my research to communicate a reasoned position on a public issue affecting my community.
Author: 
alopez
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Licensing: 
Creative Commons Licence
Grade: 
Common Core Language Arts
Common Core Language Arts: