Share My Lesson: Constitution Day Activities and Lesson Plans

At the heart of our democracy lies a document that not only delineates the structure of the government but also guarantees the fundamental rights and liberties of its citizens—the U.S. Constitution. As we commemorate Constitution Day, an event that honors the adoption of this pivotal document on Sept. 17, 1787, we are reminded of its unwavering significance in shaping our nation’s history and identity. The resources in this collection are designed to empower educators in shaping a new generation of informed and engaged participants in our democratic society by using resources and lesson plans curated to underscore the significance of the Constitution; the need for active citizenship; and the importance of diversity, equity and inclusion.