Educator Resources for Constitutional Convention

When it comes to building a nation, arguments can be a good thing! In this BrainPOP movie, Tim and Moby revisit the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. Take a look behind the scenes, as the Framers hammered out the details of our founding document. Experience the disagreements between delegates as they debated issues like a strong central government, representation in Congress, and slavery. Explore the key compromises that saved the convention—and the newly-formed nation—from falling apart. And discover what makes the U.S. Constitution a living document that continues to change, even today!