Principles of American Democracy
- Create a Power Point presentation on the United States Constitution. Include information on the following:
- History and purpose of the creation of the Constitution; year of ratification
- State the Preamble of the Constitution and describe its importance
- Summarize the Seven Articles of the Constitution (one slide for each article)
- Summarize the Bill of Rights (Amendments 1-10)
- Choose 3 other Amendments that you find important. Summarize each and state why you find it important.
- Separation of Powers: What are the three branches of government and what is the responsibility of each branch?
- Checks and Balances: What does this mean and why is it important?