Storyboard Articles of Confederation

Updated: 10/16/2020
Storyboard Articles of Confederation

Storyboard Text

  • We need to establish a State Constitution and State Government
  • State governments and State constitutions
  • Bill of Rights
  • State of New York, Your rights are Life, Liberty, the pursuit of happiness, trial by jury and protection of personal property
  • The Articles of Confederation
  • Yeah, we need to make that document
  • We need to make a document that unites us and helps make a stronger army
  • The Northwest Ordinances
  • This saloon in the northwest America sure is nice. Its six miles square and there's no slavery
  • Weaknesses of the Articles
  • Congress, we have no power in this country. We can't demand money, enforce laws, and the states can't agree on any laws.
  • We're sick and tired of our farms being taken away for taxes we can't even pay
  • Shays’s Rebellion