This Lesson Plan covers the entire Unit on Citizenship. It is 10 pages long and covers 10-12 days of instruction.
It covers the following Florida benchmarks:
SS.7.C.2.1 Define the term “citizen,” and identify legal means of becoming a United States citizen.
SS.7.C.2.2 Evaluate the obligations citizens have to obey laws, pay taxes, defend the nation, and serve on juries.
SS.7.C.2.3 Experience the responsibilities of citizens at the local, state, or federal levels.
LAFS.68.RH.1.1 Cite specific textual evidence to support analysis of primary and secondary sources.
LAFS.68.RH.1.2 Determine the central ideas or information of a primary or secondary source; provide an accurate summary of the source distinct from prior knowledge or opinions.
LAFS.68.RH.2.4 Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text.
LAFS.68.RH.3.7 Integrate visual information (charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.
LAFS.68.WHST.1.1 Write argument focused on discipline-specific content.
LAFS.68.WHST.1.2 Write informative/explanatory texts.