Constitution Day, September 17
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What Is Constitutional Democracy?

This lesson explains the basic principles of a constitutional democracy,
or democratic-republic, as set up by the U.S. Constitution.
In an activity, students relate the Preamble to the U.S. Constitution to those basic principles.

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