ERIC Number: ED432487
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: N/A
What Was George Washington's Legacy to American Constitutionalism and Citizenship? We The People...The Citizen and the Constitution.
Center for Civic Education, Calabasas, CA.
This supplementary lesson to the "We the People...The Citizen and the Constitution" lessons looks at the legacy of George Washington, an influential leader in the creation of the United States. Upon completion of this lesson students should be able to evaluate, take, and defend a position on the contributions of the "Father of His Country" to the nation's traditions of constitutional government and citizenship. Background information, lesson activities, additional readings, and web-site resources are included. (MM)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Presidents of the United States, Revolutionary War (United States), Social Studies, United States History
Center for Civic Education, 5146 Douglas Fir Road, Calabasas, CA, 91302.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Education, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Center for Civic Education, Calabasas, CA.