We had puzzles, explanations of Constitution Day and Citizenship Day, and Pocket Constitutions to give away.
A new puzzle and the pages of the Constitution.
"Constitution Day and Citizenship Day commemorate the formation and signing on September 17, 1787, of the Constitution and recognize all who, by coming of age or by naturalization, have become citizens."
United States Code (36 U.S.C. § 106)
Menu-based navigation to the mobile app: Congress Creates the Bill of Rights, National Archives Marks Constitution Day with Free Mobile App and eBook
DocsTeach, the online tool for teaching with documents,
from the National Archives
Constitution Day Kit. For sale from the National Constitution Center
Additionally, each Constitution Day page has a tab with a name like: For Younger Readers, Games and Activities, or For Younger Learners.
B.A., History. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1973.
M.S., Library Science. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. 1981.
The University of Delaware Library is a Federal Depository Library.
"A popular Government without popular information, or the means of acquiring it, is but as Prologue to a Farce or a Tragedy; or perhaps both. Knowledge will forever govern ignorance: And a people who mean to be their own Governors, must arm themselves with the power which knowledge gives."
– James Madison, "Letter to W. T. Barry" (August 4, 1822)
This page was created for Constitution Day 2016.