This lesson explains the five major accomplishments of the first Congress. Students learn how the Constitution provided a general framework for the government. Visit the Center for Civic Education at www.civiced.org for many more free resources for teachers of grades K-12, including additional Constitution Day lesson plans.
How Did the Constitution Organize the Government?
U.S. Constitution Goals
Subject Social Studies — US Government
Grade Level Grades 9-12
Resource Type Lesson Plan
Colorful and easy to use material to indoctrinate students to a complacent and bored superficial patriotism.
Good resource well organized and stand based
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