Useful sites for educators
Bone up on the Constitution: It's the Law
Tomorrow is September 17th — otherwise known as Constitution Day, a day when all U.S. educational institutions that receive federal funding are required by law to pay a little attention to the document that was signed on September 17, 1787.
Teachers, check out the following links to discover some fun ways to spend Constitution Day.
- Our very own lesson: "VocabGrabbing the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution."
- The National Endowment for the Humanities' EDSITEment lesson plans related to the U.S. Constitution.
- The National Archives' "Teaching With Documents: Observing Constitution Day."