We found 12 resources with the keyterm the bill of rights
Linda R. Monk, Words We Live By: Your Annotated Guide to the Constitution - Grade 8Lesson Planet
8th - 10th CCSS: Designed
“We the people . . .” Thus begins the Preamble to the Constitution. Using a close reading approach, class members examine an excerpt from Linda Monk’s article that traces how the interpretation of these words has evolved. Some of your...
I Declare, I believe this document May Flower!"Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
The Mayflower Compact, the Declaration of Independence, the US Constitution, and the Bill of Rights are used as the text for a series of activities. After being assigned one of these documents, groups highlight key words and isolate the...
The Bill of Rights in Times of National CrisisLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students examine the ability of the government to suspend individual rights in times of national crisis. They formulate a constitutional amendment that clearly states if, when, how and by whom the rights of individuals can be suspended.