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Constitution Day

Join PPHM as we celebrate the September 17, 1787 signing of the United States Constitution.
It is $3 per student. For more information, email education@pphm.wtamu.edu. To book, click the form below.

2022 Dates
3rd-5th grade Sept. 13, 2022
8th grade Sept. 14, 2022

Pre-Lessons:

What is the Preamble?

The preamble sets the stage for the Constitution. It clearly communicates the intentions of the framers and the purpose of the document. The preamble is an introduction to the highest law of the land; it is not the law. It does not define government powers or individual rights.

Establish Justice is the first of five objectives outlined in the 52-word paragraph that the Framers drafted in six weeks during the hot Philadelphia summer of 1787. They found a way to agree on the following basic principles:

"We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America."

Other topics available for your classroom, just email us!

PPHM Program:

PPHM provides a dynamic, interactive program going over the U.S. Constitution. This includes a town hall as well as rotations of activities all relating to the TEKS using the Constitution.


Post Lesson:
Write your own Class Preamble (3rd-8th)
Participate in Bill of Rights bingo (3rd- 5th)
Use the constitution to win this scavenger hunt! (8th grade)
Other topics available for your classroom, just email us!

Online Field Trip Submission Form

Use this form to book a field trip online! Your details will be confirmed by the Education Department. Tours are booked on a first come first served basis. Please note that your chosen time or date may not be available.
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