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.
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.
Let's Learn About Federalism
SS.7.C.3.4: Identify the relationship and division of powers between the federal government and state governments.
Let's Learn About Comparing Constitutions
SS.7.CG.3.12 Compare the U.S. and Florida constitutions.
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.