Topic:Articles of Confederation and the Constitution
It took several tries to establish a plan of govenment that actually worked for the United States. While the Constitution solved many of the problems from the earlier governments, it created political problems that affect our country even to this day.
Unit Essential Question(s):
What problems did the Founding Fathers have to solve when they tried to establish a new government system, and what problems did they inadvertently create?
The Articles of Confederation
The Constitutional Convention
Lesson Essential Question(s):
What kind of government system did the Articles of Confederation set up?