Project Learning Through American History: Analyzing Sources of Information About the U.S. Constitution, 1st Edition

  • Sarah Machajewski
  • Published By: Powerkids Press
  • ISBN-10: 1538330547
  • ISBN-13: 9781538330548
  • DDC: 342.7302
  • Grade Level Range: 4th Grade - 6th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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The Constitution of the United States is arguably the most influential document in our nation's history. In this illuminating text, readers will study sources of information about the Constitution. In doing so, readers learn how to identify reliable and unreliable sources, interpret primary sources, and consider how certain sources may be biased or interpret the same information differently. This book stimulates critical thinking by encouraging readers to draw their own conclusions about the information they're presented with.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: An Important Document.
2: The History of the Constitution.
3: Sources of Information.
4: Using Primary Sources.
5: Objections to the Constitution.
6: Studying Secondary Sources.
7: Think About It!.
8: Analyzing the Constitution.
9: A Closer Look at Amendments.
10: Be Aware of Bias.
11: Examining Political Cartoons.
12: Put Your Skills to Use.
13: The Future of the Constitution.