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The Living Constitution

Price: $44.95
Order Number: 763.0002
Format : DVD

The U.S. Constitution is a living document that can adapt to the changing conditions of the nation and the needs of people over time. This lesson traces the origins of the Constitution and explores our ancestors’ early attempts at self-government under the Articles of Confederation.

Your students will examine:
●The major components and principles of the U.S. Constitution
●The importance of the Bill of Rights in today’s society
●The hurdles that have challenged the United States as an inclusive nation
●Supreme Court decisions that have helped make the Constitution a living document.

Rights granted with the purchase of DVD include: a) life of media audiovisual use, b) public performance, c) campus or building closed circuit and digital/video-on-demand transmission.

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Ideal for Grades: 9 - 12
Duration: 30 minute episode
Closed Captioned
Producer: 1998 Dallas Telelearning
Series #763

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