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Constitution Google Unit

Grade levels 6th – 10th, Homeschool 
Subjects:  Social Studies – History, U.S. History, Other (Specialty)
Description

This is a comprehensive activity and notes bundle covering the Constitutional Conventions and the Constitution. Teachers can pick and choose from 24 notes formats, Common Core readings and worksheets, projects, and activities that fit your needs and teaching style the best. The packet includes:

 

I. Content Instruction 

The content in this bundle is not just a random selection of activities with unclear expectations. Instructional content was designed with the framework of the key concepts of US History, including political, social, and economic development. 

⭐1. Articles of Confederation Historical Snapshot with two lesson options!

⭐2. Branches of Government Notes and Key Vocabulary Graphic Organizer

⭐3. Constitutional Convention and Compromises Common Core Reading with Graphic Organizer

⭐5.Bill of Rights PowerPoint Notes

⭐6.Checks and Balances PowerPoint Notes and Graphic Organizer

⭐7. 25 Warm-ups! Skill-Based, Mini-Lessons that can be used as a daily warm-up or an interactive student-centered review.

 II. ACTIVITES, GUIDED PRACTICE AND COMMON CORE CLOSE READINGS 

⚡1. Constitution Stations – includes 11 reading stations and two graphic organizers or worksheet options!

⚡2. A complete Constitution Vocabulary Building Activity Set that includes a matching card game, class games, and 3 assignment options!

⚡3. Constitution Search and Analysis

⚡4. Interpreting the Constitution: Whose Got the Power Common Core Reading and Activity

⚡5.Weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation Analysis Stations Activity

⚡6.Constitutional Convention Storyboard Activity

⚡7.Bill of Rights Playlist Activity

⚡8.Bill of Rights Internet Search

⚡9.Bill of Rights NEWSELA Common Core Research Activity

⚡10.Do You Have the Right? Common Core Bill of Rights Activity

⚡11.Bill to Law Scramble: Student Competition

⚡12.Bill to Law Flow Chart Group Activity

⚡13.Bill to Law Storyboard Activity

⚡14.Just for fun! Silly State Laws PowerPoint

⚡15. Bill of Rights Song or Rap Battle Fun First 10 Amendments Group Activity

 III. Assessments, Review, and Projects 

✍1. Two-Part Constitution DBQ (Document Based Questions) Assessment with 6 Primary Source Documents and Common Core Writing. This assessment is versatile with tons of teacher options for a differentiated classroom.

✍2. Checks and Balances and Branches of Government Project with two choices that use the same rubric!

✍3. Constitution Key Concept Foldable Activity

✍4. Constitution Key Concept Matching Activity with Common Core Writing Assessment with Rubric

✍5. Key Concept Review Activity with Poster for the year in content

✍6. Constitution Quiz and Test – 8-page common core test and academic vocabulary quiz

Our printable and Google Ready content is divided into 8 parts complete with quizzes for geography, vocabulary, and content with reading and writing skill focus. The bundles all have a similar structure for a familiar flow throughout The year. A scope and sequence is provided for easy planning:

I. HISTORY INVESTIGATION INTRODUCTION a fantastic introduction to content and reflection lesson! Students make predictions about learning for the unit.
II. GEOGRAPHY Loaded with instructional materials, geography activities, games, and quizzes!
III. VOCABULARY Tons of choices to ensure student success. Includes a variety of fun, individual and group activities, interactive learning cards sorts, Quizlet online links, class games, and a quiz!
IV. CONTENT INSTRUCTION- NOTES, GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS, CLOSE READINGS and STATIONS. The content instructional materials are both student-centered and teacher-driven depending on teacher preference:
V. ACTIVITIES Current, engaging and interactive activities that have students process information.
IV. CONTENT INSTRUCTION- NOTES, GRAPHIC ORGANIZERS, CLOSE READINGS and STATIONS. The content instructional materials are both student-centered and teacher-driven depending on teacher preference:
V. ACTIVITIES  Current, engaging and interactive activities that have students process information.
VI. BIG IDEAS REVIEW AND WRITING GUIDESIncludes an introduction, fun summative activities that have students categorize learned content, and great writing guides with essential questions.
VII. WARM-UPS or REVIEW These skill-based warm-ups can be used a daily or as a great review at the end of the unit:
VII. STUDY GUIDES AND ASSESSMENTS- Includes a comprehensive test study guide! Students pre-read the excerpts used in the test to define difficult words and create meaning before being exposed to content questions. The skill-based test that has students categorize, match, interpret text, and find the best evidence in a multiple-choice format!