The Constitution Packet
How was the Constitution created?
How does our government work?
How does the Constitution shape our lives today?
This is the most important assignment you will complete in 8-1. It will consist of three parts.
Details about this assignment will posted in the next day or so.
Students will identify and describe background and outcomes of the Constitutional Convention.
Students will be able to identify key vocabulary terms associated with the Constitution and the convention.
Students will be able to identify and explain the structure of the United States Government and Federalism.
You will submit this packet in all together. Keep your work in class and your essays until you are ready to submit it all!
Click here to view a printed copy of this assignment.
Be sure to include your essay about one of the following:
This is the link to Chapter Twelve, We the People.
Here is the link to the diagram of the checks and balances in the Constitution.
Click here to view the Power Point about some key aspects of government. We used in in class on 5/17.
Click here to view the Power Point about the Electoral College we use in class 5/17.
Here is the link to the Power Point we used in class about amending the Constitution.
Click here to view the Power Point about the content of the amendments.
Here is the link to Constiutional Convention Power Point.
Here is the link to court cases.