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More than 100 readers, including living presidents and vice presidents, read the authentic words of our founding documents: the Bill of Rights, the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence.
FOR GRADES 6-9 | ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS
Teaching opportunities for National Constitution Day on September 17, Election Day in November and Presidents’ Day in February.
Instructional elements include critical thinking, historical context and timelines, group discussion and writing.
An unabridged reading of America’s founding documents provide historical context and lets students learn more about the people involved in their development.