Civic Education

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Ways to Celebrate the First 10 Amendments!

December 19th, 2011 by

Bill of Rights Day is December 15! This year marks the 220th anniversary of the ratification of the Bill of Rights in 1791. Bill of Rights Day has been a day of federal observance since 1941 – here are some fun ways that you can celebrate! Pledge to read the Bill of Rights – please join us Read more…

Bill of Rights Holiday Song

December 19th, 2011 by

Bill of Rights Day is Thursday – are you ready to celebrate? Explore our resources, including lessons, games, quizzes, videos, and SMART Board resources  – or even read the Bill of Rights! Below you will find one of my favorite ways to teach students the Bill of Rights. From the “Westbrook classroom,” a festive way to help Read more…