Georgia, My State: Government/Civic Understandings (Second Grade GSE)

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SS2CG1

Define the concept of government and the need for rules and laws.

SS2CG2

Identify the following elected officials of the executive branch and where they work:
a. President (leader of our nation) and Washington, D.C. – White House
b. Governor (leader of our state) and Atlanta, GA – State Capitol Building
c. Mayor (leader of a city) and city hall

SS2CG3

Give examples of how the historical figures in SS2H1 demonstrate positive citizenship traits such as: honesty, dependability, trustworthiness, honor, civility, good sportsmanship, patience, and compassion.
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"Georgia, My State: Government/Civic Understandings (Second Grade GSE)." New Georgia Encyclopedia. 13 June 2017. Web. 19 February 2020.
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