Founding Documents Treasure Hunt

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By Janie Worst,  Law Focused Education, Inc., 2004

Students are provided a handout with quotations from the English Bill of Rights, Magna Carta, Mayflower Compact, and Declaration of Independence. They are to identify the source of each quotation and paraphrase the passages using modern-day language.

Founding Documents Treasure Hunt


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