From Confederation to Constitution

Resource ID#: 116010 Type: Original Student Tutorial
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General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 7, 8
Intended Audience: Students
Instructional Time: 30 Minute(s)
Keywords: civics, interactive, tutorials, elearning, e-learning, confederations, government, system of government, systems, colonies, colonists, United States of America, independence, central government, 1781, weaknesses, taxes, Congress, trade, Founding Fathers, George Washington, James Madison, Benjamin Franklin, Alexander Hamilton, Constitutional Convention, checks and balances, branches of government, executive branch, judicial branch, Constitution, Articles of Confederation, U.S. Constitution, Shays’ Rebellion, separation of powers, federalism, legislative branch, Founding
Instructional Component Type(s): Original Student Tutorial

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