Constitution Day Resources
Constitution Duel Quiz Game
As you take this Constitution Duel you will be asked to answer 15 multiple choice questions to defend your constitutional honor. All questions will come from 4 categories; the Constitution, primary source documents, landmark Supreme Court cases, and historic people.Take the quiz as an individual, or as a team – get your whole class involved and challenge another classroom to a Constitution knowledge duel!
Have fun – and remember to take the quiz more than once, each quiz has different questions!
Constitutional Principles Videos
Explore a series of 7-minutes videos that are perfect for use on Constitution Day, and every day! Each of the four videos includes a short viewing guide to help guide your students through the content. Explore the topics of Rule of Law, Representative Government, Consent of the Governed, and Separation of Powers. Exciting visuals from current events, an engaging historical narrative, brief scholar interviews, familiar music, and memorable quotes will make these principles come alive for your students!
Fight for Your Rights! SMARTboard Resource
Informative and fun social studies game for teaching the Constitution and the Bill of Rights designed for your SMARTboard. Use with large or small groups, as a warm-up or refresher, on our government, rights, and liberties. Your students are sure to love this resource. Download now so you don’t have to have an internet connection in your classroom!
Constitution Day Lesson Plans
Make sure you have the resources you need to explore the Constitution with your class for Constitution Day! We have complete classroom lessons for both middle school and high school classes that are sure to engage your students! Each lesson includes a warm-up activity, a full lesson, a wrap-up activity, and homework.
Madison’s Notes are Missing
This game gives your students the chance to become a reporter and travel back in time to the Constitutional Convention. They will ask questions of the Founders and report their findings in a news story. Each Founder talks and engages with students in a way that really brings the Constitutional Convention alive for young learners!
Life Without the Bill of Rights?
Celebrate Constitution Day with a fun, interactive game – Life Without the Bill of Rights? is a click-and-explore activity that asks you to consider how life would change without some of our most cherished freedoms. Life Without the Bill of Rights invites you to understand the significance of constitutionally-protected rights including freedom of religion, speech, and press, freedom from unreasonable search and seizure, and the rights of private property. To guide students through the activity, use our free graphic organizer.