Analyzing 'The Bill of Rights'

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This resource will provide students with a unique, and engaging way to learn about the Bill of Rights. In a critical reading activity, students will explore and understand the historical background of which each constitutional right came to exist. The provided reading is an easy to read, attention-grabbing resource. The second part of this lesson involves having students delve deeper into their analysis of each constitutional right by doing the following: 1)defining each amendment in their own words, 2) summarizing the historical background of why /how each amendment came to exist, 3) creating an illustration that depicts the meaning of each constitutional right.

Materials:
• Bill of Rights Reading (6 pages)
• Handout #1: Analyzing Bill of Rights (T chart)
• Handout #2: The Value of Rights
• Student Example




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Total Pages
10
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Teaching Duration
2 hours

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Analyzing 'The Bill of Rights'
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Analyzing 'The Bill of Rights'
Analyzing 'The Bill of Rights'
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