This is a bundle of 2, highly animated, power point presentations on Establishing the US Government – The US Constitution & The US Constitution - A Summary Review. Both presentations together number 114 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
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The second presentation provides a concise review of the elements of the US Constitution. It is an excellent way to either introduce the US Constitution or use it as a summary review following your presentation.
The Constitution comprises a body of fundamental laws which say how a government is to operate.
• It is the supreme law of the land.
• It explains how the government works.
• It protects your civil rights.
The Preamble lays out the purpose and introduces the Constitution. The Articles detail the substance of governmental law. The Amendments are established to amend or include changes to the document.
Power point presentation #2 is entitled, Establishing the US Government – The US Constitution; A Summary Review contains 36 slides and covers the following:
The Six Basic Principles of the Constitution
Separation of Powers
Checks and Balances
The Seven Articles of the Constitution
The Seven Articles
Key Parts of Article 1
Key Parts of Article 2
Key Parts of Article 3
Key Parts of Article 4
Key Parts of Article 5
Key Parts of Article 6
Key Parts of Article 7
Ways to Propose and Ratify Amendments
Ways to “Propose” an Amendment
Ways to “Ratify” an Amendment
The First Ten Amendments
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This is one of many bundled power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading....Establishing the US Government.