The U.S. Constitution
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The U.S. Constitution Lesson Plan
Students will study the Preamble to the United States Constitution and the Constitution itself. Students will write a proposed constitution to guide and cover the class for the rest of the year. A competitive game will be used to reinforce understanding about the powers of the federal and state governments, the separation of powers, the checks and balances, the election of Congress and the President, the amendment process, the Bill of Rights, and other Amendments.