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This is a compilation of all my founding documents lessons. There are lessons on the following documents:
1. Ben Franklin's Poor Richard's Almanac
2. Thomas Paine's Common Sense and The Crisis
3. Patrick Henry's "Give me liberty, or give me death" speech
4. The Declaration of Independence
5. The U.S. Constitution
6. The Bill of Rights and the Virginia Declaration of Rights
7. Federalist papers # 10 and #51
After students have read the primary documents, there is also a synthesis essay for them to write.