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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

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 [...] »

Photo, um, I should know this one..., Feb. 16, 2009, rho-bin, Flickr

Looking for resources on the Constitution? What better place to look than 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

Screenshot, Bill of Rights Institute home page

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

Photo, Dressmaking class, Manzanar. . . , Ansel Adams, 1943, LoC

Two practices help students to make sense of primary source documents on the [...] »

Photo, Marbury v. Madison (1803), 2010, The Supreme Court Historical Society.

Intimidated by teaching legal history? Find resources for thinking about and [...] »

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Test your constitutional knowledge!

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

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

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 [...] »

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