Monday, September 14, 2015

Constitution Day - September 17th!


According to the Library of Congress site:

On September 17, 1787, the final draft of the Constitution was signed by 39 delegates.  The document was then sent to the states for ratification, and went into effect on June 21, 1788 when New Hampshire became the ninth state to ratify the Constitution.

Check out these sites for additional information, lesson plans, and resources:

Constitution Day Resources - The Library of Congress Thomas

Resources for Teaching the Consititution - NCSS resource page

Constitution Day Resources - National Constitution Center

Teaching with Documents:  Observing Constitution Day - National Archives

United States (U.S.) Constitution Day 2015 -

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