Roles of Mayors, Governors, and Presidents
Content Area: Social Studies
Unit: Our Government
3 Column Chart:
|Topic||Roles and Jobs of Mayors, Governors, and President|
|New York State Learning Standard|
|New York State Key Ideas||Compare the roles of public officials, including mayor, governor, and President.|
|New York State Performance Indicator||Identify ways that public officials are selected, including election and appointment to office.|
|Core||People in rural, urban, and suburban communities develop rules and laws to govern and protect community members.
Our local communities have elected and appointed leaders who make, enforce, and interpret rules and laws.
|Objective||Students will develop a 3 column chart in which they will compare the roles of government: mayor, governor, and president. Students will comprehend the difference in each elected role and what they do for the city, state, or country.|
|Concept / Theme||