Performance Assessment for a Constitution Unit.
Make a brochure summarizing the United States Constitution.
Page 1: Title/Cover Page (5 points)
Draw a picture that appropriately describes the U.S. Constitution
Name & Period on paper
Page 2-4: Bill of Rights (25 points) SS.7.C.2.4 & SS.7.C.3.6
Describe each amendment (focus on main rights described)
EXPLAIN the amendment, answering ONE of the following questions:
WHY was this amendment written?
HOW does this amendment apply to you personally or to society today?
Page 5: Unit Essential Question (10 points) SS.7.C.3.3
Answer the UEQ (How does the Constitution outline the United States government?) in a paragraph (at least 4 sentences) using COMPLETE SENTENCES.
Page 6: Events Leading to the Constitution & Preamble (10 points) SS.7.C.1.6
Write a one-sentence summary of the events leading up to the writing of the Constitution
Write the Preamble to the Constitution IN YOUR OWN WORDS.
Total: 50 points