Warm Up • What differences occurred between the Virginia Plan and the New Jersey Plan? Who supported each? • Describe Anti-Federalists • Describe Federalist • What is the name of a government where power is shared between federal (national) and state?
Video Recap • http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bO7FQsCcbD8 • He talks fast- you need to listen and focus! • Write down 5 facts
Federalists VS. Anti-Federalists • Let’s read through the handout together • NOW- using your two sheets of paper, create a FEDERALIST (Red) and ANTI-FEDERALIST (Blue) fact sheet on each. Discuss main ideas and main supporters
And finally.. Federalists agreed that a Bill of Rights was necessary (Anti-Federalist view) 1788- 9/13 states ratified Constitution (took effect) 1790- All 13 states ratified the Constitution COOPERATION!!! YOU GO AMERICA!
Constitution • Highest authority of the nation • Basic Law of the USA • Grants powers to different branches • Represents LIBERTY and FREEDOM!
Constitution • 3 parts- • 1. Preamble • 2. Articles • 3. Amendments
Preamble • Introduction to the Constitution which states goals and purposes of the government
Preamble • Re-write the parts of the preamble in your own words
Pre-Amble Visual Aid Re-Create the preamble using images to describe the 6 purposes