Rights and Responsibilities of Citizens
Encourage active citizenship! This Citizenship activity for Grade 1 of myWorld Interactive provides students with a biographical resource, while modeling civic engagement and civic virtues. In this Quest, children learn the importance of rules and why we need to follow them.
Quest 1, Who Needs Rules? In this Quest, children will create classroom rules and vote to accept them. By identifying the importance of respect and rules, they will gain hands-on insight to discuss the compelling question at the end of this inquiry.
- Explain the word respect as it pertains to a school community.
- Create classroom rules to make sure everyone is respected.
- Vote on the final set of rules through a shared discussion.