We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution, Level 3
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Howard Chandler Christy, Signing of the Constitution, Architect of the Capitol, House wing, east stairway
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Overview
The six units in this book examine important concepts, including the

  • Historical and philosophical foundations of our country’s ideas about constitutional government

  • Creation of the Constitution

  • Expansion of rights since the ratification of the Constitution in 1788

  • Organization of the national government

  • Meanings of the various rights guaranteed in the Bill of Rights

  • Roles of citizens in American democracy

Each unit consists of six or seven lessons with thirty-nine lessons in all. Each lesson focuses on a question related to the theme of the unit. Within each lesson is a series of other questions, followed by an explanation. Each lesson also contains a list of key words or phrases under the heading “Terms and Concepts to Understand” that are important for comprehension and that you should know when you complete the lesson.
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