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U.S. and Utah Constitution Comparison

Main Core Tie

Social Studies - 4th Grade
Standard 3 Objective 2

Time Frame

1 class periods of 30 minutes each

Group Size

Large Groups

Authors

DAVID N. COX
RUTH KING
Stephanie Seely
TOM SUTTON

Summary

This lesson is designed to be a compare-and-contrast reading activity using the Utah and U.S. Constitutions.


Materials

Attachments

Websites

Copy the attachment for each student.


Background for Teachers

None.


Student Prior Knowledge

None.


Instructional Procedures

Have students read the comparison of the Utah and U.S. Constitution worksheet. Then have them fill in the compare and contrast table. Discuss while correcting.


Extensions

Discuss other differences. The following URL lists things unique to the Utah Constitution: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constitution_of_Utah.


Created: 06/16/2010
Updated: 01/19/2018
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