We Are the Government

Students read primary documents to find the motivations of the founding fathers of the United States. In this primary documents instructional activity, students discuss the meaning of the Preamble to the Constitution, read parts of the Constitution online, summarize the purpose of the Constitution, write about the responsibilities of citizens in a democracy, read parts of the Declaration of Independence online, and define several related terms.

7th - 9th Social Studies & History 19 Views 25 Downloads
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Subjects
Social Studies & History
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Instructional Strategy
Research
Duration
2 hrs

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