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List of Benchmarks for Civics 
 Standard 3.Understands the sources, purposes, and functions of law, and the importance of the rule of law for the protection of individual rights and the common good
TopicRole of justice in American society
   Level I (Grade K-2)
  Benchmark 3.Knows that distributive justice refers to problems of fairness arising over "who gets what" based on the criteria of need, ability, and desert; and knows examples of situations that involve distributive justice (e.g., how much food should different members of a family receive at dinner time)
   Vocabulary terms
A.  distributive justice
  Knowledge/skill statements
  1. Understands that distributive justice bases "who gets what" on need   
  2. Understands that distributive justice bases "who gets what" on ability   
  3. Understands that distributive justice bases "who gets what" on desert   
  4. Knows examples of distributive justice   
  5. Understands that how much food different family members receive at dinner time is an example of distributive justice   

Citation Log: BD(J1E,5,13-16;​NI,42;​QE,374-375)
Citation reference
BD = benchmark, declarative
BP = benchmark, procedural
BC = benchmark, contextual

1st letter/number of each code in parentheses:
A1   LFS: Authority, I (elementary)
B   National Standards for Business Education
C   CCE: National Standards for Civics and Government
DD   Department of Defense: Prekindergarten Social Studies Standards
I   IDOE: The Foundations for Young Children to the Indiana Academic Standards
J1   LFS: Justice, I (elementary)
MH   McGraw-Hill: Pre-Kindergarten Standards: Guidelines for Teaching and Learning
N   NAEP: Civics (1998, 2006)
NZ   New Zealand Ministry of Education: Early Childhood Curriculum
O   OSDE: Oklahoma Developmental Learning Skills for Four-Year-Olds
P1   LFS: Privacy, I (elementary)
P2   LFS: Privacy, II (elementary)
Q   Quigley: Civitas
R1   LFS: Responsibility, I (elementary)
T   TEA: Texas Prekindergarten Curriculum Guidelines

2nd letter code :
E = Explicitly stated in document
I = Implicit in document

Page number of the cited document