Let's Find Out! Primary Sources: The U.S. Constitution, 1st Edition

  • Katherine Manger
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  • ISBN-10: 1508103313
  • ISBN-13: 9781508103318
  • DDC: 342.7302
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released February 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Overview

This accessible book about the US Constitution will fascinate young readers. They will step into colonial America with primary sources, which include quotes, images of original documents and places, and more. They will learn about the origins of the Constitution, the Great Compromise, and the unprecedented concept of the separation of powers and checks and balances within government. They will also learn about the key players in the drafting of this historic document as well. With easy-to-follow spreads, young readers will find this book both informative and entertaining.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
1: Looking at Primary Sources.
2: A First of Its Kind.
3: The Origins of the Constitution.
4: The Constitutional Convention.
5: The Great Compromise.
6: “We the People”.
7: The Separation of Power.
8: A System of Checks and Balances.
9: The Supreme Court.
10: The Bill of Rights.
11: Ratification of the Constitution.
Glossary.
For More Information.
Index.