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    • Thumb image for Constitution Day FeatureResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Constitution Day Feature

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, U.S. Constitution, American Democracy, United States History
      This special feature from EDSITEment provides information and lessons about America's principle founding document, the Constitut...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Defects in the Articles of Confederation

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      This resource, offered by the Library of Congress American Memory Web site, provides information about the Articles of Confeder...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Star-Spangled Banner

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science
      The Star-Spangled Banner recounts the story of the flag that inspired our national anthem. Learn about the design of the U.S. f...
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      Balancing Three Branches at Once: Our System of Checks and Balances

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, U.S. Constitution, United States History, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      In this unit of four EDSITEment lessons, students use primary source documents to investigate of how the three branches of the A...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Preamble to the Constitution: How Do You Make a More Perfect Union?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Preamble to the Constitution: How Do You Make a More Perfect Union?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Visual Arts, U.S. Constitution, United States History and 2 additional..
      In this unit of five EDSITEment lessons, students investigate the purposes of the U.S. Constitution, as identified in the Preamb...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Liberty! The American Revolution

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: U.S. Constitution, The American Revolution, United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      Liberty! The American Revolution is an online companion to the 6-part PBS series. It begins in the aftermath of the French and I...
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      America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: The Civil War & Reconstruction, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, United States History, History-Social Science, Music
      America Singing: Nineteenth-Century Song Sheets provides "song sheets" (lyrics without music) for 4000 songs that were popular b...
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      We the People: Exploring the Constitution in Historic and Modern Contexts

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, United States History, English-Language Arts, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students consider the main concepts of the Preamble of the United Stat...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Constitution GameResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Constitution Game

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      The following activity was developed by the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) as an introduction to a unit on ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Off the Field and into the Stands

      Grades: 3 to 6
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Dance, United States History, History-Social Science, Music
      In this lesson, from the Educator s Reference Desk, students will learn about the National Anthem, learn some new rhythmic and ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      America's Founding Fathers

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: U.S. Constitution, United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      America's Founding Fathers features biographies of delegates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia in May 1787. The ...
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    • Thumb image for Oh Say Can You See What the Star Spangled Banner Means?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Oh Say Can You See What the Star Spangled Banner Means?

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: Visual Arts, Literature, United States History, English-Language Arts and 2 additional..
      This unit of eight lessons, from EDSITEment, is designed to explore the symbolic, historical, and literary background of the Ame...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The Articles of ConfederationResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Articles of Confederation

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      This resource, from the Avalon Project at Yale University, features links to the Articles of Confederation. The Articles of Conf...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Lost Hero: The "To Do List" of the Continental Congress

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students explore how the role of "President" was defined in the Articl...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Bright Stars and Broad Stripes Teacher Guide for the Classroom VideosResource Type: Document

      Bright Stars and Broad Stripes Teacher Guide for the Classroom Videos

      Grades: TK/K to 5
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Theatre, United States History, Technology and 3 additional..
      Watch and discuss a 12-minute video of a theater presentation about the Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired the Nationa...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Mixed Blessings: Exploring the Separation of Church and State in Patriotic PoetryResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Mixed Blessings: Exploring the Separation of Church and State in Patriotic Poetry

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: Reading Comprehension, Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Literary Analysis, United States History and 4 additional..
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the recent federal appeals court decision finding...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for California H/SS Course Model- The U.S. Constitution  Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      California H/SS Course Model- The U.S. Constitution

      Grades: 5
      Subjects: History-Social Science
      This California H/SS Course Model helps Students describe the people and events associated with the development of the U.S. Cons...
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    • Thumb image for A Letter From George WashingtonResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Letter From George Washington

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      The letter on display in this gallery reveals George Washington's active engagement in shaping the nation during the critical pe...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for Patriotic MelodiesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Patriotic Melodies

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts & Performing Arts, Music
      This resource, from the Library of Congress, tells the stories behind many of the songs that have now become part of the America...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      The Ratification of the Constitution

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: United States History, History-Social Science, American Democracy
      This lesson, provided by the National Archives and Records Administration demonstrates the issues involved in the creation and r...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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