Teaches about belonging to a community and various groups in society. Focuses on what it means to be a citizen of the United States of America, ways Americans honor their country, recognition of important symbols and American leaders, and the concept of "one person, one vote." Teaches the three branches of the U.S. government as well as the main responsibility of each branch, and describes the role of judges in solving problems. Teaches students to read a map and use a globe to find continents, countries, oceans, and the equator. View TEKS. View sample of course guide.