Lesson details

3, 4, 8

Social Studies


Creating a Nation

South Carolina's Role in the American Revolution

The New Nation


Structure and Function of Government

Structure of State Government

The New Nation and State

United States Constitution and Bill of Rights

Recommended Technology: 

Computers/Tablets with internet access

Constitution Day Lesson Plan

Multiple days
Lesson type: 
1:1 Lesson
Lesson overview: 

This lesson relates to the ratification of the United States Constitution in 1788. In this lesson students will define terms and specify how they relate to the Constitution. Students will answer questions as they relate to the terms, identify individuals from South Carolina important to the Constitutional Convention, and complete activities related to the United States electoral college and the election process.

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Lesson created by:
Lisa Ray
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