Take the Constitution to Your Family

Tour of the United States Constitution

As a document that defines the structure of our federal government and delineates the rights of the states and individual citizens within the nation, the Constitution has become a symbol to Americans and to the world of the American government and way of life. What better way to celebrate this important document, its place within our society and history, than to investigate the words of this document up close. Parents and caregivers, bring your children along for a tour of the United States Constitution, using a variety of EDSITEment-reviewed resources! EDSITEment's September Monthly Feature is all about the Constitution, and contains links to a number of resources, websites, and lesson plans that you can use to explore one of our nation's most important documents.