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Constitution Day

Start your own law office, defend your clients' rights, and brush up on your constitutional knowledge in this fast-paced game. Do I Have a Right? introduces students to constitutional law. FIND OUT MORE »

Learning Resources

Learn about the Constitution and its interpretation

Congress discussing the Bill of Rights

Whitman Ridgway outlines some of the context in which the Bill of Rights was [...] »

Drawing, The battle at Milliken's Bend, Theo R. Davis, UVa, Alderman Library, SC

Take a closer look at the Civil War with this extensive database that offers a [...] »

digital image, Constitution of the United States, National Archives

The Constitution states: “Congress shall make no law respecting an [...] »

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Teaching Resources

Engage your students with the Constitution

Photo, . . . Nixon giving a speech, 1969, General Services Admin., NARA

To indict or not to indict? Watergate raised complicated questions concerning [...] »

Screenshot, Bill of Rights Institute home page

What would life be like without freedoms we take for granted—of the press [...] »

Illustration, Americans, all, let's fight. . . , 1943, Leon Helguera, UNT

Social history for the entire school populace—ELL and special education [...] »

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Quizzes

Test your constitutional knowledge!

Photo, Suffrage Straw Ride, c.1910-1915, Library of Congress

After more than two centuries of citizenship, much has been said about voting. [...] »

Print, Parade in honor of the adoption of the Federal Constitution, 1788, NYPLDG

Securing the blessings of liberty for ourselves and for posterity—answer [...] »

Photo, "Elizabeth Freeman," 1910,  Bain News Service, LoC, Flickr Commons

What does the Constitution mean to you? Match each quote to the historical [...] »

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