The Center for Civic Education
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:41pm
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  • Social Studies
  • 3-5, MS
This lesson explores some of the ideas in the Preamble to the Constitution. Students read the Preamble and develop definitions for the six key...
National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 4:46pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Throughout the history of our nation the word “liberty” has been of significance. This lesson will ask students to explore the word: its meaning...
National Constitution Center
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
State of the Union Bingo is a tool designed to engage students in the president’s annual address to Congress. The lesson begins during the class...
The Center for Civic Education
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • Elementary (Grades K-2)
This lesson introduces the study of authority. Children learn when people are exercising authority and when they are exercising power without...
National Constitution Center
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Join the National Constitution Center as we explore what the Constitution says about how the American government manages its money. Learn why it was...
National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - 1:42pm
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  • US History
  • MS, HS
Abraham Lincoln’s Crossroads is a classroom activity designed to support the National Constitution Center’s online game of the same name and the...
National Constitution Center
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Friday, July 15, 2016 - 1:33pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
In the course of this lesson, students will consider the point where respect and freedom of expression intersect. For homework the night before,...
National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 5:01pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
On Constitution Day, students will examine the role of the people in shaping the United States Constitution. First, students will respond to a...
PBS NewsHour Extra
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Friday, August 25, 2017 - 11:54am
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This student-centered lesson creates opportunities for authentic understanding of the process of the creation of constitution-like documents as well...
National Constitution Center
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Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - 9:27pm
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  • Social Studies
  • MS, HS
Meet your Constitution Day education requirement by turning to the National Constitution Center! Tune in to our Constitution Hall Pass—a FREE, fun...