Florida State and Local Government NOT YET UPDATED

Use this section to explore resources about the lawmaking process at the local and state levels of government, how federalism works, understand how the U.S. Constitution and Florida Constitution are similar and different, and the services that government provides its citizens. Click on the links to each of the module pages below to explore that module's content.

Structure, Powers, and Processes of State and Local Government VIDEOS UPDATED

Let's Learn About The Structure, Powers and Processes of the State and Local Government

SS.7.CG.3.7: Explain the structure, functions, and processes of the legislative branch of government.

Federalism VIDEO UPDATED

Let's Learn About Federalism

SS.7.C.3.4: Identify the relationship and division of powers between the federal government and state governments.

Comparing Constitutions VIDEOS UPDATED

Let's Learn About Comparing Constitutions

SS.7.CG.3.12 Compare the U.S. and Florida constitutions.

State and Local Government Obligations and Services VIDEOS UPDATED

Let's Learn About The State and Local Governments' Obligations & Services

SS.7.CG.3.13: Explain government obligations to its citizens and the services provided at the local, state, and national levels.