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Constitution Hall Pass: Dollars and Sense: Tax Day

Learn how the Constitution was amended to allow the federal government to impose an income tax, and learn where those tax dollars go today.

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Tags: Government

Constitution Hall Pass: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: A Legacy of Service

In this episode, we look at Dr. King’s legacy of service—and we’ll even learn about ways that you can serve your community.

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Constitution Hall Pass: Everything's Gone Green: The Story of Earth Day

In this popular episode, we explore the history of the environmental movement in the United States and the origins of the holiday we know as Earth Day.

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Tags: Civics

Constitution Hall Pass: Freedom of Expression (Constitution Day 2011)

Learn about how the Constitution protects our rights and the freedom to express ourselves—out loud!

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Constitution Hall Pass: History of Thanksgiving

Discover the real story of the first Thanksgiving and how the day became a national holiday during the Civil War.

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Tags: History

Constitution Hall Pass: The Bill of Rights

Explore the compelling story of our Constitution’s first ten amendments.

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Constitution Hall Pass: The Judicial Branch (Constitution Day 2010)

Celebrate the writing of the Constitution by going inside the Convention at the National Constitution Center’s Signers’ Hall!

Grade: 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5
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Constitution Hall Pass: The Presidency (Constitution Day 2012)

Just in time for the 2012 election, this engaging, interactive lesson traces the history of the American presidency.