Full Video |20:04

Full Video |20:04

This entertaining video takes us step by step through the document that forms the basis of the United States government. Students will learn about the ideals of American Constitutional government, the theory of "We, the people," and the concepts laid out in the Preamble. Also shown is how the Constitution empowers the government to fulfill its responsibilities, while at the same time limiting and sharing those powers.

©2012 Media Rich Learning| CC| Grade(s) 6-8

Related Topics

  • " Articles of Confederation
  • "We
  • Amendment
  • amendment
  • Amendments 1-10
  • balance of power
  • Benjamin Franklin
  • capital
  • central government
  • checks and balances
  • colonies

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