The students will see how earlier historical documents influenced the creation of the Constitution of the United States. The graphic organizers will help the students understand the influence of five documents: the Magna Carta, the Charters of the Virginia Company of London, the Virginia Declaration of Rights, the Declaration of Independence, the Articles of Confederation, and the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom.
The students will see the reasons why the Constitution of the United ...
The students will see the reasons why the Constitution of the United States was written by examining the Preamble of the Constitution. The graphic organizer will help the students see the purposes of the United States government as stated in the Preamble.