Constitution Day Scavenger Hunt with 60-Second Civics – The Framers of the Constitution

Lesson Duration

From the Center for Civic Education

In this lesson students will familiarize themselves with the delegates to the Constitutional Convention (Philadelphia, 1787) by listening to a series of 60-Second Civics podcast episodes devoted to the Framers of the Constitution. This lesson can be used as an introduction to any social studies unit about the creation of the Constitution.


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