New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle

New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
New Nation/Government Crossword Puzzle Bundle
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New Nation/Government Crossword Bundle

This is my crossword puzzle bundle based on my New Nation/Government unit. These puzzles are also available for purchase separately in my store. These puzzles cover the Constitutional Convention, Constitution, Articles of Confederation, Bill of Rights, and government basics. Please see below for specifics skills covered in each puzzle. Feel free to reach out if you have any questions.

**Bill of Rights Crossword Puzzle
Use this crossword puzzle as a review, homework, class work, or as an extension for those who finish early or need something to research ahead of the class. My students love these crossword puzzles, and I am sure yours will, too!

Skills Covered:

Bill of Rights:
~Who wrote them
~Why they were included in the Constitution
~What they do
~Who they protect
~First 10 amendments (What each guarantees?)
~Detailed breakdown of the first amendment (5 freedoms-What they mean)
~What is an amendment?
~"We the people"
~What the preamble is


After completing this crossword puzzle, your class will walk away with a good overall picture of what the Bill of Rights do and a general idea of what each amendment means to them. I hope your class enjoys this as much as mine does!

**Government/Branches of Government Crossword Puzzle
Use this crossword puzzle as a review, homework, class work, or as an extension for those who finish early or need something to research ahead of the class. My students love these crossword puzzles, and I am sure yours will, too!

Skills Covered:

Government Basics
~Three branches (what are they and what they do/job)
~People in charge of each branch
~Buildings for each branch
~Separation of Power/Checks and Balances
~How a bill becomes a law basics (What is a bill, veto, two thirds vote to still pass bill, unconstitutional)
~Facts (How many Senators/Representatives/Justices and how Senators/Representatives are chosen-equal vs. population)

After completing this crossword puzzle, your class will walk away with a good overall picture of how the three branches work and what each branch is made up of. I hope your class enjoys this as much as mine does!

**Constitutional Convention Crossword Puzzle
Use this crossword puzzle as a review, homework, class work, or as an extension for those who finish early or need something to research ahead of the class. My students love these crossword puzzles, and I am sure yours will, too!

Skills Covered:

Constitutional Convention:
~Leaders (Franklin and Madison)
~Issues Debated
State's Rights
Representation (voting)-Great Compromise (what did large vs. small states wanted)
*New Jersey and Virginia Plan-What each created and why it was created
Slavery-Three-Fifths Compromise
~Facts
How many states needed to ratify, and how many they wanted to ratify
Delegates (One state didn't send a delegate)
Where the Constitutional Convention occurred
Ratification (First and last state the ratify)

Upon completion, your students will walk away with a nice overview and understanding of what happened at the Constitutional Convention and why it is an important part of our history.

I hope your class enjoys this product!


**Articles of Confederation Crossword Puzzle
Use this crossword puzzle as a review, homework, class work, or as an extension for those who finish early or need something to research ahead of the class. My students love these crossword puzzles, and I am sure yours will, too!

Skills Covered:

Articles of Confederation:
~Weaknesses and Strengths
(This covers specific weaknesses of the AOC including where the power was, what Congress could/couldn't do, and how it opened settlement to the west. It also covers how many states were needed to approve and amend laws as well as which branch was in our government at that time. After this crossword, your class will be well versed in the overall idea of what the AOC was and how it worked.)
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