Social Studies - 2019-20

CE.3e - Participating in Community Service

The student will apply social science skills to understand citizenship and the rights, duties, and responsibilities of citizens by

e) evaluating how civic and social duties address community needs and serve the public good.


Adopted: 2015

BIG IDEAS

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

A democratic society requires the active participation of its citizens.

ESSENTIALS

Ways for citizens to participate in community service

 Express concern about the welfare of the community as a whole (e.g., as related to environment, public health and safety, education).

 Volunteer and help to make the community a good place to work and live (e.g., by becoming involved with public service organizations, tutoring, volunteering in nursing homes).


KEY VOCABULARY

Updated: May 16, 2018