5 Distance Learning activities that focus on the Unit 4 Topic 2 : Louisiana’s Government and Citizens topic as outlined by the Louisiana State Department of education.

It also includes the original Interactive and Worksheet Edition Unit 4 Topic 2 Part A – Louisiana’s Government and Citizens

This version can be used in both Google Classroom and Microsoft Teams.

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These activities focus on answering the following standards and questions:

  • 3.5.1 Explain the difference between rules and law
  • 3.5.2 Explain who is responsible for enforcing state and local laws
  • 3.5.3 Investigate the major responsibilities of the three branches of local and state government
  • 3.5.4 Explain how local and state governments meet the basic needs of society
  • 3.5.5 Discuss the powers of local and state officials
  • 3.5.6 Compare how government officials at the state and national levels are elected
  • 3.6.1 Explain the rights and responsibilities of individuals in making a community and state a better place to live
  • 3.6.2 Describe the qualities of a good leader and citizen
  • 3.6.3 Describe how a citizen can help solve a local issue
  • Claim 1 How is Louisiana’s government similar to and different from the government of the United States?
  • Claim 2 How does the government impact citizens?


  1. Rules and Laws
  2. Level of Government
  3. Branches of Government
  4. Checks and Balances
  5. Local and State Government