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    • ResponsibleCitizenship Rights &Responsibilities
    • RIGHTS P. 1 Definition:Things that you are allowed to dobecause of nature or because of law
    • ff oou se y au re o ec taa se ?B ha u RE ecTU in?W A k gB N tal W LA t? ab ou
    • Ok, ok… Here we go… Because of NatureA long time ago a man named John Lockesaid that every human pursues three things: life (survival), liberty (freedom), andproperty (owning things to help us survive). Locke called these NATURAL RIGHTS.
    • Because of Law Just as all people have natural rights, there are also rights that are created by the laws.For example, Congress can pass a law that gives people new rights! GOT IT! THA NKS!
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups with some examples.Personal Rights: allow Political Rights: people to live how allow people to they want as long as participate in the it doesn t get in the political process. way of other We need people s rights. participation to have democracy.
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups with some examples. Personal Rights Political Rights1. Freedom of Speech 1. Right to Assemble People can say what People can meet together! they think! 2. Freedom of the Press2. Freedom from People can print the facts Discrimination they want! People must be treated 3. Right to Equal Protection equally! Under Law3. Right to own Property Aren t th ere more ?
    • Yes!It s your turn to sort the rights!
    • PERSONAL OR POLITICAL?Freedom of Religion People can believe what they want! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rights1. Freedom of Speech o  Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!2. Freedom from Discrimination o  Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!3. Right to own Property o  Right to Equal Protection Under Law4. Freedom of ReligionPeople can believe whatthey want The freedom to believe what you want is a PERSONAL RIGHT!
    • PERSONAL OR POLITICAL? Right to PetitionPeople can ask the government for change without fear! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso  Freedom of Speech 1. Right to Assemble People can meet together! People can say what they think!o  Freedom from Discrimination 2. Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o  Right to own Property 3. Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo  Freedom of Religion 4. Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear! The freedom to ask for change is a POLITICAL RIGHT!
    • PERSONAL OR POLITICAL? Right to VotePeople can elect representatives and vote on issues! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso  Freedom of Speech 1. Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o  Freedom from Discrimination 2. Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o  Right to own Property 3. Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo  Freedom of Religion 4. Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear! 5 Right to Vote People can elect representatives and vote onThe freedom to elect issues!representatives is aPOLITICAL RIGHT!
    • PERSONAL OR POLITICAL?Freedom of Movement People can go where and when they want to! Hint: Would this impact people participating in the political process OR would it have a bigger impact on people living their lives the way they want?
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rights1. Freedom of Speech o  Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!2. Freedom from Discrimination o  Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!3. Right to own Property o  Right to Equal Protection Under Law4. Freedom of Religion o  Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear!5. Freedom of Movement o  Right to Vote People can elect representatives and vote on issues! People can go where and when they want! The freedom to move is a PERSONAL RIGHT!
    • TYPES OF RIGHTS People put rights into all kinds of categories, but here are the two main groups. Personal Rights Political Rightso  Freedom of Speech o  Right to Assemble People can say what they think! People can meet together!o  Freedom from Discrimination o  Freedom of the Press People must be treated equally! People can print the facts they want!o  Right to own Property o  Right to Equal Protection Under Lawo  Freedom of Religion o  Freedom to Petition People can believe what they want! People can ask the government for change without fear!o  Freedom of Movement o  Right to Vote People can go where and when they want! People can elect representatives and vote on issues! We can gather and speak our minds!
    • DO I HAVE RIGHTS? As a student, you have rights, but your rights are limited to protect others.For example, you can t say whatever you want in aspeech at a school event. Your school can require you to be respectful, honest, and appropriate.When you are an adult, you have morefreedom to do and say what you want. Blaaaah blah Does this seem fair to you? blahhh blah… Give a thumbs up or down!Why might it be important for students to have limited rights in school?Give ONE reason it might be important.
    • WHAT DO ALL THESE RIGHTS MEAN FOR ME? With rights, or freedoms, come… RESPONSIBILITY!!! There y ou go again! Explain yourself !
    • RESPONSIBILITIES Definition:The expectation that you will take care of certain !things ror Oh Stu ff we e suppose perform duties d to do!
    • TYPES OF RESPONSIBILITY Just like rights, there are different kinds of responsibilities. Personal Duties Social Responsibilities Things you have to do! Things you should do!o  Jury Duty o  Stay Informedo  Pay Taxes o  Tolerate Otherso  Obey Laws o  Protect Public Safetyo  Register for Selective Service o  Register to Voteo  Get an Education o  Speak Your Mind We must pay taxes and should register to vote!
    • I m a student… Do I have responsibilities?? Yes! As a student, your list ofresponsibilities might look a little different. List 4 Responsibilities that you have as a student (use the T-chart) Your list may not include voting, but it probably includes respecting authority.
    • Do they ever overlap? YES! Is voting a right? YES/NO?Is voting also a responsibility? YES/NO?
    • Do they ever conflict? YES!What if you yelled FIRE! in a crowded movie theater? What What RIGHT RESPONSIBILITY might be might be involved? involved?
    • In the crowded movie theaterscenario, which is more important: The right? Or the responsibility? The responsibility. Even though you have a right to free speech, you have the responsibility to protect the public safety. It would be seriously unsafe to yell FIRE! in a crowded movie theater…
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? As we click through each slide, give a thumbs up if astatement is true or a thumbs down if a statement is false.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?Rights are things that you are allowed to do because ofscience or because you want to.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? John Locke describesnatural rights as the pursuitof life, liberty, and property.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?The Constitution lays out rights for citizens of theUnited States in the Bill of Rights.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? There are two main categories of rights:Personal Rights and Private Rights.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?Students and adults have the same rights.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN?While we have many rights, that also means that wehave many responsibilities.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? There are two main categories ofresponsibilities: PersonalDuties and Private Rights.
    • LET S RECAP… THUMBS UP OR DOWN? Rights and responsibilitiessometimes overlap and sometimes conflict.
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