Resources for Teaching About the US Constitution
Useful websites on the
Constitution of the United States
- From the
National Archives. Includes images of
the Constitution, transcripts of the text, information on the amendments.
The National Constitution Center
US Department of Education Constitution Resources
the Founding Fathers - brief biographies of the signers of the
Constitution. Also see the fascinating National Archives
Founding Fathers Overview.
Sites with Lesson Plans on
Teaching the Constitution
Best of History.Net - Constitution Lesson Plans
University of Delaware Links to Lesson Plans on Teaching the
Liberty Library of Constitutional Classics - Online resources on a variety of constitutions, including works by John
Adams and Thomas Jefferson and historical works such as the Code of
Hammurabi, the Constitution of Medina (622 AD), the Magna Charta, the
Constitution of the Iroquois Confederacy and
the Mayflower Compact.
Constitutions of the US States
RTC Library Resources
A list of RTC Library's books and videos on the Constitution.
RTC Faculty Focus -
Special Constitution Day Issue
And see Instructional Improvements latest, best
Constitution Day links, including Michele Lesmeister's Bill of Rights
Last updated: 11/30/11