Additional Information and Resources for Chapter 21
Websites and Online Lesson Plans
Montana Law Library has posted the entire
proceedings of the
constitutional convention online. Volume 1 includes brief
biographies of each delegate, an alphabetical list of committee
assignments, a map of delegate districts, and a list of delegates by
TeacherVision has a lesson plan that involves studying the preamble
to the U.S. Constitution before writing a classroom constitution.
State Legislature website lists classroom resources, including links
to organizations involved in promoting civics education and "A Student's
Guide to the Montana Legislature."
Videos or DVDs
For This and Future Generations - 60 minutes. (A VHS tape of
this film can also be borrowed from the Montana Historical Society.)
Chapter Eight, "Montana's Quiet Revolution," (23 minutes) of
Montana Mosaic: 20th Century People and Events. (Check
OPI donated a copy of this DVD to every public school in Montana.
The DVD is also available as streaming video.)
Montana State Capitol, Helena
Grasshopper Creek, photo by Rick Graetz, courtesy
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
Packing in to fish at Areo Lake, MT, photo by Bill
Browning, Helena, Montana Historical Society Photo Archives PAc