This is a 71 slide, highly animated, editable power point presentation that provides a unit overview of the United States Constitution. Each of the presentation slides are editable so you can change it to fit your individual needs.
It addresses 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.
The presentation 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
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."
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