Carl Sandburg’s 1916 “Chicago” is one of the best known works of 20th century American literature. Using Internet resources, you will learn about the city that Sandburg documented in his poetry.
Challenge your students with some fun games from the Bill of Rights Institute: the newest one "Constitutional Duel" asks them to answer 15 multiple choice questions to defend their constitutional honor.
What better way to celebrate this important document, its place within our society and throughout our history, than to closely investigate the words and ideas contained in it. Unlike more recent constitutions, the document is written in the language of ordinary people and is only a few pages.