Lesson 39: What Does Returning to Fundamental Principles Mean?

Lesson 39: What Does Returning to Fundamental Principles Mean?

One of the Founders, George Mason from Virginia, said, “No free government, or the blessings of liberty can be preserved to any people, but by frequent recurrence to fundamental principles.” In this lesson, students will have the opportunity of relating some fundamental principles and ideas of our government to contemporary issues.\n

We the People
Center for Civic Education

ESSENTIAL QUESTION:

STANDARDS:
RI.2 - Main Ideas, RI.8 - Evaluate Argument

DEPTH OF KNOWLEDGE (DOK) LEVELS:

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