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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Quote Analysis: The Preamble
The preamble is a critical introduction to the Constitution. It concisely presents certain important, and controversial, statements about the origins and range of governmental power. In this exercise your students will break this preamble down a...
Research Activity: Amending the Constitution
The Constitution has proven amazingly durable. It has lasted for more than 200 years with relatively few changes. Moreover, twelve of the twenty-seven amendments were added within fifteen years of the Constitution’s ratification. The ch...