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SC.2-SSLS.Social Studies Literacy Skills for the Twenty-First Century
Social Studies Literacy Skills for the Twenty-First Century
2-SSLS.1. Literacy Skills for Social Studies
2-SSLS.1.1. Recognize maps, mental maps, and geographic models as representations of spatial relationships.
2-2: The student will demonstrate an understanding of the structure and function of local, state, and national government.
Knowledge of the structure and functions of government enables participation in the democratic process. To participate effectively in civic life, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set forth in the following indicators:
2-2.1. Identify the basic functions of government, including making and enforcing laws, protecting citizens, and collecting taxes.
2-3: The student will demonstrate an understanding of the role of goods and services and supply and demand in a community.
People's choices affect the types of goods and services that are produced as well as the price of those goods and services. To understand the role that choice plays in the American economy, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set forth in th
2-3.2. Explain how people's choices about what to buy will determine what goods and services are produced.
2-4: The student will demonstrate an understanding of cultural contributions made by people from the various regions in the United States.
Diverse cultures have contributed to our nation's heritage. To understand cultural differences and appreciate diverse ideals and values within his or her community, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set forth in the following indicators:
2-4.3. Recognize the cultural contributions of Native American tribal groups, African Americans, and immigrant groups.
2-4.4. Recall stories and songs that reflect the cultural history of various regions in the United States, including stories of regional folk figures, Native American legends, and African American folktales.