-Challenge your students to create their own movie plot, script, poster, and trailer. Engage your students in the battle to ratify the Constitution. Students create a storyline based off historical facts and act out key scenes in their movie trailer. My students have loved this assignment and take them to the top of bloom's with them enjoying the assignment. You may want to meet up with digital multi-media classes to make this a cross-curricular project.
Rubrics for Grading
Sample Movie Trailers
Events that lead to the Convention
Weaknesses of Articles
Fights at the Convention
Key people at the Convention and their fight for Ratification
Federalists vs. Anti-Federalists
Federalists or Anti-Federalists Papers
National or State Supremacy
Bill of Rights or Checks and Balances
Arguments for (or against) the Constitution
Student choice with teacher approval
Federalist vs. Anti-Federalist Unit by same seller would go well with this project.