This is a bundle of 2, highly animated, power point presentations on Establishing the US Government – The US Constitution & The Adoption Process. Both presentations together number 87 slides. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
The US Constitution presentation is a 71 slide power point presentation that addresses all aspects of the creation of the US Constitution; including a review of the Six Principles the Constitution is based on, The Preamble, Articles 1-7, the 27 Amendments; broken down by the Bill of Rights, Amendments 11 and 12, the Civil War Amendments, and the Later Amendments.
I have also have included a section on the four ways to amend the Constitution, the list of names of the signers of the Constitution and a slide on James Monroe who is considered "The Father of the United States Constitution."
Power point presentation #1 is entitled, Establishing the US Government – The US Constitution contains 71 slides and covers the following:
Checks and Balances (2)
Amendments 1-10: The Bill of Rights
The Civil War Amendments: 13-15
The Later Amendments: Amendments 16-27
Amending the Constitution (2)
Four Ways to Amend the Constitution
Time Limits to Amend the Constitution
Informal Amendments to the Constitution
Informal Amendments: Legislation by Congress
Informal Amendments: Actions by The President
Informal Amendments: Supreme Court Decisions
Informal Amendments: Activities by the Political Parties
Informal Amendments: by Custom
Signers of the United States Constitution
Signers of the United States Constitution Diagram
Signers of the United States Constitution List
End of Presentation
The second presentation provides a brief timeline on the process of adopting the Constitution. It is a great presentation to be used to introduce the Constitution or use it for Constitution Day in September or in March when the Constitution was actually adopted.
Power point presentation #2 is entitled, Establishing the US Government – Birth of the Constitution contains 16 slides and covers the following:
The Constitution of the United States
The Signing of the Constitution
Ratification Process: The First 9!
Ratification Process: The Next 4!
Separation of Powers
Checks & Balances
Articles of the Constitution
Birth of the Constitution
This is one of many bundled power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading....Establishing the US Government.