2nd 6 Constitution Storyboard Blocks

2nd 6 Constitution Storyboard Blocks

More Options: Make a Folding Card

Storyboard Description

This storyboard does not have a description.

Storyboard Text

  • Philadelphia
  • William Paterson
  • The New Jersey Plan was introduced in 1787 to rival the Virginia Plan
  • Let's have 1 legislative body where each state gets one representative!
  • No! Only 1 legislative body? That's preposterous!
  • Edmund Randolph
  • Philadelphia
  • Roger Sherman
  • We will have 2 houses! Every state gets 2 votes in the upper house and the lower house is based on population.
  • The Great Compromise, also called the Connecticut Compromise, was founded in 1787
  • I like it!
  • I guess that seems fair
  • William Paterson
  • Montesquieu
  • The government should be separated into 3 branches, I've said so for years in my writings.
  • The idea of separating the government into 3 different branches was considered to be added to the Constitution, this was not a new idea.
  • Yes! I have to agree, if I do say so myself!
  • John Locke
  • No! This is absurd!
  • Thomas Hobbes
  • The cabinet ( Individual federal agencies responsible for the enforcement and administration of federal laws).
  • The executive branch is made up of the president ( head of state, commander in chief, enforcer of federal rules and regulations, appoints leaders of federal agencies ).
  • Vice president ( on hand to take over for president, president of United States Senate).
  • The judicial branch, established by article 3 of the Constitution, allows the president to elect officials of this branch and congress must confirm them.
  • Congress has the power to create courts that are lesser than the supreme court, such as district courts and courts of appeals.
  • Congress is given the power to determine the structure of the judiciary system and can choose the number of justices.
  • Article 1 of the Constitution established the legislative branch. There are 2 houses, the senate and the house of representatives which make up the senate. This branch can impeach federal officials and initiate bills.
More Storyboards By jkeen140
Explore Our Articles and Examples

Try Our Other Websites!

Photos for Class – Search for School-Safe, Creative Commons Photos (It Even Cites for You!)
Quick Rubric – Easily Make and Share Great-Looking Rubrics
abcBABYart – Create Custom Nursery Art