In the project-based unit “How Can My Voice be Heard?: Learning to Become an Active Citizen”, students will learn how to participate effectively in civic life. In this unit students will gain an understanding of governmental processes & the importance of exercising the rights and obligations of citizenship. In this project, students will attend a local fiscal court meeting and learn how decisions are made regarding their community. In addition, students will decide an area of concern in their school, propose solutions and present these solutions to the SBDM.