Through primary source analysis, writing assignments, discussion prompts, and other activities, students will “connect the dots” by focusing on the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, the Bill of Rights, civic values, American heroes, and exploring the meaning of citizenship to them.
The National Constitution Center is the first and only institution in America established by Congress to “disseminate information about the United States Constitution on a non-partisan basis in order to increase the awareness and understanding of the Constitution among the American people.” The more
This collection contains resources covering contemporary issues in politics, economics, and popular culture, specifically covering the rise of America as a foreign policy, economic, and technological superpower, major contemporary wars and terrorism, and modern day cultural topics. &nb more
Preserving the Bill of Rights is designed to teach students the relevance of the Bill of Rights in their own lives. The ten units contain twenty teacher-friendly lesson plans with step-by-step directions for activities, student handouts, extension activities, key terms, and primary sources. Each more
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Workshop for implementing these approaches
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