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Lesson Plan: Power and Authority - Grade Three - Grade 03
Grade:03
Summary:Students will gain a complete understanding of power and authority as it pertains to those who are in charge. Upon completion of the lesson, the students will explain why power used by those who are not in charge is unfair.
Ohio Standards Connection
Content Area:
Social Studies
 
Standard: Government
Benchmark: A. Identify the responsibilities of the branches of the U.S. government and explain why they are necessary.
Indicator: 5. Define power and authority.
 
Standard: Government
Benchmark: A. Identify the responsibilities of the branches of the U.S. government and explain why they are necessary.
Indicator: 6. Explain why the use of power without legitimate authority is unjust (e.g., bullying, stealing).