The U.S. Constitution contains many complicated ideas and concepts that can be hard for students to grasp. The resources in this unit leverage the strong imagery of Mount Vernon’s video “A More Perfect Union: George Washington and the Making of the Constitution” to help connect the concepts that shaped our nation’s government in order to reach students in new ways.
- Lesson Plans, Primary Sources, Quizzes, Timelines, Video
- Subject: Foundations of Democracy
- Grades: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12