The Constitution of the United States: A Transcription: The following text is a transcription of the Constitution in its original form. Items that are hyperlinked have since been amended or superseded.
This infographic on Suffrage in the United States can be used as an example for students in creating their own infographics (digital or print) on the women's suffrage movement. CCSS: RI.8.7. Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of using different mediums (e.g., print or digital text, video, multimedia) to present a particular topic or idea, CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.RH.6-8.3 Identify key steps in a text's description of a process related to history/social studies.
Create your own word displays - this reminds me of some of the subway art stuff. www.wordle.net soooo easy to do! Lessons, holidays, student birthday, student of the day, testing motivation? The possibilities are endless!
Other changes to the Constitution are discussed below. The last change to the Constitution was made in 1992. The 27th Amendment is acutally one of the two left-over amendments from 1791. It is very unusual for an amdendment to take that long to be accepted, but it is possible. Some, like the 26th Amendment, are accepted very quickly, in just 100 days. Most, though, take a little over a year to be ratified.