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Constitutional Convention Simulation

Understanding Goal

Compromise is a necessary element in the process of achieving lasting change.

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Required Materials

Files

continuousdocument_wholeconstitutionunit.doc
wholeunit_bookmarks.pdf
Constitutional Convention Simulation.ppt

Web Sites

Zoom-In: Constitutional Convention
Constitution Founding Fathers
Event in a Box: Constitutional Convention
Life in a Box Learning Experience: Constitutional Convention Delegates
Constitutional Convention Delegates Resource Matrix
New Matrix of Delegates (still under construction)

Supply Lists

-Textbooks
-Tradebooks covering the Constitutional Convention and Delegate biographies
-Internet access and computers for research
-Costume Accessories for late 18th century
-Chart paper and markers for Morris's notes and for a "Constitution" for delegates to sign at the end of the simulation
-Props for the simulation: Gavel, green tablecloths, (or green butcher paper), a quill, white candles in gold candle holders as pictured in the painting by Christy.
-High-lighters