What drives people to seek independence? Why do human rights need to be protected? The United States Constitution embodies the American values of self-government, distributed powers, and individual freedoms. Facts and more to help you and your students begin a unit on the United States Constitution!
This planning guide provides:
• A Big Idea—Curricular focus for study of a concept
• Enduring Understandings—Key learning goals built around the big idea
• Vocabulary List—Subject area words that students may encounter and use in their explorations
• Essential Questions—A menu of starting points that lead students to explore and think deeply about the topic