Adventure Tales of the Constitution of the United States, based on James Madison's Notes of Debates in the Federal Convention of 1787, gives you a ring-side seat at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. Watch for:
*Lively debate among the 55 delegates creating a new republic
*James Madison--a man with a plan
*Compromises that save the day
*Key decisions, such as: Who shall declare war--Congress or the president?
*John Marshall and judicial review
*A visual tour of the Constitution.
Adventure Tales of the Constitution features the same left and right brain text/illustration format as Adventure Tales of America. It is in full color and contains text, drawings, timelines, maps, and primary documents. For readers of all ages.
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A historian and specialist in left and right brain learning techniques, Dr. Jody Potts pioneered the integration of these techniques with the teaching and writing of history. Her innovative book Adventure Tales of America: An Illustrated History of the United States, 1492-1877, has helped raise state social studies scores throughout the country. She conducts workshops on left and right brain learning techniques for public school faculties and administrators.
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Book Description Signal Media Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P111887337083
Book Description Signal Media Publishers, 2002. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M1887337083