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TEKS for Seventh Grade

Back to the index of the TEKS Curriculum Alignment Tool for Seventh Grade Social Studies.
(7.14) Government. The student understands the basic principles reflected in the Texas Constitution.
The student is expected to:Related Handbook of Texas Online articles:
A: identify how the Texas Constitution reflects the principles of limited government, republicanism, checks and balances, federalism, separation of powers, popular sovereignty, and individual rights; and
B: compare the principles and concepts of the Texas Constitution to the U.S. Constitution, including the Texas and U.S. Bill of Rights.

Created by Michel Hinton, Hogg Middle School, Houston ISD, April 2002; modified June 2011.

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