Rights, Responsibilities &

Good Citizenship


A right is a freedom that is protected, such as the right to free speech and religion.

A few Rights

  • Serving on a jury, the right to a trial
  • voting
  • attend sports
  • eat in the lunchroom
  • free education
  • equal rights for boys and girls
  • watching t.v.
  • playing video games
  • eating food
  • playing at parks
  • Can you think of some more?


A responsibility is the duty to other people, government or to society.

A few Responsibilities

  • jury duty
  • voting
  • taxes
  • no hats in school
  • following rules
  • doing chores
  • Are there any more?

Good Citizenship

A good citizen is one who properly fulfills his or her role as a citizen.
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A few Qualities of Good Citizenship

  • helping someone across the street
  • being a good teammate
  • picking up your room
  • What are some others?