What's so Great About Our New Government?

Unit 13: Creating our Government Through Blood, Sweat and Fears
Lesson 2 of 6

Objective: SWBAT...understand why we needed to change the Articles of Confederation to the Constitution to strengthen our government.

Big Idea: When we make rules for many different people we need to make sure that all voices are heard and that all people feel protected. Colonists faced this same problem and decided to make changes to better address the needs of the new citizens of America.

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