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    • Thumb image for 12 Angry Men: Trial by Jury as a Right and as a Political InstitutionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      12 Angry Men: Trial by Jury as a Right and as a Political Institution

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: Visual Arts, History & Culture, History-Social Science, Foreign Languages and 4 additional..
      The classic American drama Twelve Angry Men serves as the starting point for a discussion of the constitutional right and civic ...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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      Constitution Day Feature

      Grades: TK/K to 12
      Subjects: United States History, American Democracy, U.S. Constitution, History-Social Science
      This special feature from EDSITEment provides information and lessons about America's principle founding document, the Constitut...
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    • Thumb image for Elliot's Debates: The Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal ConstitutionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Elliot's Debates: The Debates in the Several State Conventions on the Adoption of the Federal Constitution

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      The home page for Elliot s Debates provides links to an online version of a key collection of early American texts. The five v...
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    • Thumb image for Balancing Three Branches at Once: Our System of Checks and BalancesResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Balancing Three Branches at Once: Our System of Checks and Balances

      Grades: 3 to 5
      Subjects: U.S. Constitution, American Democracy, History-Social Science, 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...
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      The Supreme Court: The Judicial Power of the United States

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: U.S. Constitution, American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This EDSITEment lesson provides an introduction to the Supreme Court. Students learn basic facts about the Supreme Court by exam...
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    • Thumb image for Magna Carta: Cornerstone of the U.S. ConstitutionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Magna Carta: Cornerstone of the U.S. Constitution

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: World History, U.S. Constitution, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson from EDSITEment, students learn about Magna Carta, the document which served to lay the foundation for the evolut...
      Contributor: Thinkfinity
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    • Thumb image for The U.S. Constitution OnlineResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The U.S. Constitution Online

      Grades: PS/Pre-K to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science
      This resource, from The U.S. Constitution Online, provides users with easy access to the various components and amendments of th...
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    • Thumb image for A Safe Place for Hate? Exploring the Conflict between Free Speech and Social Responsibility on the InternetResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Safe Place for Hate? Exploring the Conflict between Free Speech and Social Responsibility on the Internet

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, from the New York Times Learning Network, students explore the conflict over the admission of hate-related infor...
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    • Thumb image for American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation?Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      American Memory: The Learning Page Lesson Plans - The Constitution: Counter Revolution or National Salvation?

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, Geography, Economics
      In this unit, students access primary source documents from the American Memory collections at the Library of Congress and use t...
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    • Thumb image for The Veto ProcessResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Veto Process

      Grades: 10 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, from CongressLink, students summarize the veto and override process as outlined in the U.S. Constitution and use...
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    • Thumb image for In Defense of Liberty: The Magna Carta in the American RevolutionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      In Defense of Liberty: The Magna Carta in the American Revolution

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, from Smithsonian's National Museum of American History, students will carefully examine an authentic Massachuset...
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    • Thumb image for A Mock Constitutional ConventionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Mock Constitutional Convention

      Grades: 9 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      The purpose of this CongressLink lesson is to provide students an opportunity to step into the shoes of the framers of the Unite...
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    • Thumb image for Interactive ConstitutionResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Interactive Constitution

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: Branches of Government, U.S. Constitution, American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      Interactive Constitution lets you search the Constitution and find relevant passages and explanations. Discover how the Constitu...
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    • Thumb image for We the People: Exploring the Constitution in Historic and Modern ContextsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      We the People: Exploring the Constitution in Historic and Modern Contexts

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

      The Federalist Papers

      Grades: No grades selected.
      Subjects: U.S. Constitution, American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      The Federalist Papers offers the 85 essays urging New Yorkers to ratify the proposed Constitution. First published in New York C...
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    • Thumb image for A Transcription of the U.S. Constitution Resource Type: Website / HyperLink

      A Transcription of the U.S. Constitution

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This Web page, found on the National Archives Experience Web site, provides a transcription of the U.S. Constitution in its orig...
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    • Thumb image for Is the Internet Igniting Violence? The Internet, the First Amendment, and the Massacre at Columbine High SchoolResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Is the Internet Igniting Violence? The Internet, the First Amendment, and the Massacre at Columbine High School

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts, Reading Comprehension
      In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students understand how various issues regarding restrictions on t...
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    • Thumb image for Bill of RightsResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      Bill of Rights

      Grades: 3 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This transcription of the original Bill of Rights is part of the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA). Included ...
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      Lost Hero: Was John Hanson Actually the First President?

      Grades: 6 to 8
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from EDSITEment, students describe some of the actions of John Hanson in his role as "P...
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    • Thumb image for The Federalist PartyResource Type: Website / HyperLink

      The Federalist Party

      Grades: 6 to 12
      Subjects: American Democracy, History-Social Science, United States History
      This resource, part of PBS s American Experience series, is featured in the episode titled The Duel. This page details the d...
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