The United States Constitution is one of 9 content-based lessons in our GOVERNMENT UNIT
The United States Constitution is aligned with these 3rd-5th grade Common Core Reading, Writing, and Language Standards:
CC.RI.1, CC.RI.2, CC.RI.3, CC.RI.4, CC.RI.5, CC.RI.7, CC.RI.10, CC.RF.3a, CC.RF.4a, CC.RF.4c, CC.W.1a, CC.W.1b, CC.W.9b, CC.L.4a, CC.L.4c, CC.L.6
After reading about the U.S. Constitution, students will:
answer Reading comprehension and thought-provoking discussion questions
learn about the life of George Washington
use a grid system of number coordinates to create a map of the National Mall
take a Vocabulary Quiz
We've even included a context-appropriate Glossary and answer pages.
Download the U.S. Constitution Preview to see the complete Lesson Plan, Common Core Alignment and samples from the lesson/activities.
CHECK OUT OUR OTHER AMERICAN GOVERNMENT RESOURCES:
THE UNITED STATES CONSTITUTION
THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR
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