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Bill of Rights Activities - U.S. Constitution - Puzzles, Task Cards, Word Sorts

Bill of Rights Activities - U.S. Constitution - Puzzles, Task Cards, Word Sorts

The Bill of Rights activities are unique and visually appealing. This is the perfect resource to study the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights. Students can create a t-shirt design, level up, use the Bill of Rights flash cards and so much more!! There are 16 fun Bill of Rights Activities included! This resource includes 16 activities: Pick Five Worksheet- Students write sentences or draw pictures about the Bill of Rights in action. Mix it Up Puzzle and Answer Key- Students answer True or False questions, color the true answers, cut them out then unscramble a final word. Modern Rewrite- Students rewrite 3 amendments into modern words. Word Search and Answer key 1st Amendment Cipher and Answer key Cryptogram and Answer key (Anti-Federalist view) 5th Amendment Word Sort and Answer Key Ladder Up Level/Scale worksheet T-Shirt Design You Choose Activity- Students choose from 5 formative activities to show what they know about the Bill of Rights. Bill of Right Word Sort and Answer Key Task Cards (12), Recording Sheet and Answer Key Bill of Rights Matching and Answer Key Case Briefs- 5 case briefs for Tinker, Hazelwood, Heller, Miranda and Gideon with graphic organizer and book cover directions. Flash Cards- match the picture to the # Court Case Word Sort- cases related to amendments in the Bill of Rights
lisaf5005
Prince Charles Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover British Royal Family

Prince Charles Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover British Royal Family

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Prince Charles’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
US Supreme Court, Government & Politics, notes, Unit 4C

US Supreme Court, Government & Politics, notes, Unit 4C

Useful notes including many examples of US Supreme Court cases over the years. Includes: The justices (up-to-date, as of 2018) The power of judicial review The court and protection of rights and liberties Court’s check on congressional and presidential power Checks on the court itself
Gurnmeister
The two-party system debate

The two-party system debate

A table highlighting the arguments for and against there being a two-party system in the US. Useful for exam questions, essay questions and revision.
Gurnmeister
20 x Government & Politics Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Leaders

20 x Government & Politics Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Leaders

20 x Wordsearch Puzzle sheets of keywords on the theme of ‘Goverment & Politics’. Topics are: Types of Government Political Parties British Politics British Prime Ministers US President Nicknames Jeremy Corbyn Theresa May Margaret Thatcher Sir Winston Churchill Abraham Lincoln Donald Trump Barack Obama George W Bush Bill Clinton George HW Bush Ronald Reagan Jimmy Carter Gerald Ford Richard Nixon Lyndon B Johnson Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Types of Government Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Politics Elections

Types of Government Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover Politics Elections

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘Types of Government’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean