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Explain the viewpoints of the Federalists and the Anti-Federalists regarding the ratification of the Constitution and inclusion of a bill of rights.

Lesson Plan

SS.7.C.1.8 Lesson Plan: Federalists, Anti-federalists and The Constitution.docx.pdf

Benchmark Content Resources for Teachers

Civics On Demand—An Introduction to Benchmark Based Content for Teachers

SS.7.C.1.8 Highlights: Federalists vs. Anti-Federalists.ppt

Florida Joint Center for Citizenship Civics Assessment Items

Each benchmark assessment bank includes items aligned to low, moderate, and high complexity.

SS.7.C.1.8 Questions.docx
SS.7.C.1.8 Answers.xslx
SS.7.C.1.8 Questions and Answers with Explanations.docx
Escambia-FJCC Civics Review Site ItemsEscambia.pdf

Civics End-of-Course Assessment Test Item Specifications from FLDOE

SS.7.C.1.8 Benchmark Specifications.pdf
SS.7.C.1.8 Item Specification Review.pdf

Additional Resources to Support this Benchmark

The Avalon Project at Yale Law Schoolhttp://avalon.law.yale.edu
Ben’s Guide to U.S. Government for Kidshttp://bensguide.gpo.gov
The Bill of Rights Institute
http://billofrightsinstitute.org/
The Center for the Teaching of American Historyhttp://ctah.binghamton.edu/
Our Documentshttp://www.ourdocuments.gov
Teaching American Historyhttp://www.teachingamericanhistory.org
iCivics CorrelationsFederalism Debate Mini-Lesson: http://www.icivics.org/teachers/lesson-plans/federalism-debate-mini-lesson