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Special Edition: Constitution Day
By: Jean Fritz Call Number: 342.73 Fri Describes how the constitution was written. Provides full text. A lot of details and text.

Welcome to Kordek’s Korner ! This is a monthly newsletter to share what is available within our library and on the internet for you to use to support your curriculum. The resources will also be posted on my blog, Kordek’s Korner, for future reference.
A Biweekly Newsletter Constitution Day 2012

Shh! We’re Writing the Constitution

The Constitution
By: Josepha Sherman Call Number: 342.73 She Describes the constitution, purpose and its importances.

Constitution Day
By: Robin Nelson Call Number: 394.263 Nel

--If you where there when they signed the constitution
By: Elizabeth Levy Call Number: 342.73 Lev Behind the scenes of the Constitutional Convention and the debates.

Simple text and pictures about the history and traditions. Good for younger grades

We the Kids
By: David Catrow Call Number: 394.263 Nel Illustrated preamble to the Constitution. Fun illustrations to use to explain the constitution. Can be used with all grades.

Scholastic Constitution Day http:// teacher.scholastic.com/ scholasticnews/indepth/ constitution_day/ constitution_day/index.asp? article=benfranklin - Articles, brief lessons and activities

Read and Listen: Constitution Questions and Answers http://www.scholastic.com/ teachers/activity/ constitution-questions-andanswers-listen-and-read-book - Very simple questions and answers. Can read or listen to text. Possible center.

Constitution Day Activities http://www.brighthubeducation.com/ lesson-plans-grades-3-5/7506-elementaryactivity-on-the-us-constitution/ - Some quick simple activities

Constitution Videos School House Rock: http:// www.youtube.com/watch? v=30OyU4O80i4 BrainPop http:// www.brainpop.com/socialstudies/ ushistory/usconstitution/ Images of Constitution http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/ charters/constitution.html - Some quick simple activities

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