Constitution Unit about the United States Government

Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
Constitution Unit about the United States Government
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Teach your students about the United States Constitution and government with this unit resource. Students will learn about the three branches of government; legislative, executive and judicial, the Articles of Confederation, Constitutional Convention, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights.

Included you will find:
→Vocabulary Terms
→ Nonfiction reading packet about the formation of the New Nation
→ Informative text about the three branches of government, federalism, and checks and balances
→ Graphic organizer for the people, job, and term limits for the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the American government
Constitutional Convention Activity: Students will form their own version of a government in a cooperative group. Students will also weigh the pros and cons of the Articles of Confederation.
→ News article to promote a classroom discussion about social media and the First Amendment in schools
→ Scenarios and worksheets to allow students an opportunity to identify the first ten amendments
→ A class project on the Constitution and Bill of Rights which includes graphic organizers
→ A group project about the Constitution and Bill of Rights
→ Review Sheet
→ Assessment

Answers keys are included.
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Resources included in this unit:
Forming a New Nation with the Constitution Nonfiction Article and Activity
Forming the Branches of the United States Government Nonfiction Article Activity
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42 pages
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