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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

The Force of Truth, 19th century allegorical image

The agitation among women’s rights activists over the language of the 14th [...] »

James Madison and broadside with proposed amendments

Apportionment in the House of Representatives and pay raises for Congress fell [...] »

Glass negative, New gavel for Speaker. . . , Harris & Ewing, LoC

Can’t tell an affadavit from an acquittal? Learn the legal lingo. [...] »

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Teaching Resources

Engage your students with the Constitution

Photo, A student debates with Alexander Hamilton, Sept. 17, 201, uwgb admissions

Constitution Day is September 17. [...] »

Constitution of the United States

Explore a lesson, designed especially for English Language Learners, that [...] »

Photo, Students on Stage at Holton Arms Schoo c. 1920-1950, Library of Congress

A 5th-grade teacher teaches historical context through roleplaying activities. [...] »

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Quizzes

Test your constitutional knowledge!

Data visualization, word tree, Many Eyes

How does the Constitution measure up to other important documents in U.S. [...] »

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

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

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

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

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