The Bill of Rights and the Founders

Students explain similarities between historical statements of rights and their modern applications, explore ideas of "Rights of Englishmen" and natural rights, discuss evolution of concept of rights and its impact on Bill of Rights, analyze debates surrounding addition of Bill of Rights to Constitution, and evaluate Federalist and Anti-Federalist arguments. Two lessons on one page.

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