In this lesson, students will study the life of Charles Carroll of Carrolton. Students will learn about his role as a leader during the revolution, his championing of religious tolerance, and much more.
Handout A: Charles Carroll (1737–1832)
Handout B: Vocabulary and Context Questions
Handout C: In His Own Words: Charles Carroll on Religious Liberty
Introductory Essay: Explaining the Founding
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