Vote.jpgCivics & Government: Big Ideas and Essential Questions

Arizona Civics & Govt. by Grade Level

Big Idea:


What does it mean to be a citizen?



Essential Questions:


  • EQ1 How do symbols, people and documents represent a government?
  • EQ2 Why is it important to have separation and balance of powers?
  • EQ3 Why do we have laws?
  • EQ4 What are the rights, responsibilities, and privileges of citizenship?
  • EQ5 How do governmental systems interrelate?