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Constitution Day: Lessons for Teachers

  • Have the students learn to sign the Preamble to the Constitution

  • Read the chapter entitled: "Vices, Rebellion and Constitution" from Liberty & Learning

  • Visit the National Archives site for additional lesson plans on the United States Constitution as well as the National Constitution Center and the Thomas site of the Library of Congress

  • Commemorate Constitution Day by conducting a simulation for a second Constitutional Convention. Detailed lesson plans are available by clicking here!

  • Commemorate Constitution Day with free, downloadable lessons for Grades K–12, Developed by the Center for Civic Education. Each lesson, below, includes teacher instructions.