We the People: Your Constitution in Action

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Good Year Books, 2001 - Education - 96 pages
Introduce students to each part of the Constitution by means of two-page activity sheets: a "Read-and-Answer" page that prompts them to find answers as they scour the Constitution's articles and amendments, and a "Take Another Look" page that helps students develop the skills of thinking citizens through activities such as debating important issues, researching today's leaders, and more. A final "You Be the Judge" chapter poses three legal cases relating to different parts of the Constitution. After students write their opinions, they read the Supreme Court's decision on a similar case. The full text of the Constitution is included. Grades 5-9. Suggested resources. Answer key. Good Year Books. 91 pages.

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Contents

Introduction
1
ARTICLE IIEXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT
22
ARTICLE IIITHE JUDICIAL BRANCH
28
ARTICLE IVSTATE TO STATE
34
You Be the Judge
60
AGuidetoCitedCases
66
ConstitutionalResources
86
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