Our Constitution isn't just a 200-year-old document written by men in powdered wigs and knee breeches. It's a living guide for today! Written for teens by a teen, Turner's fascinating handbook is packed with fun facts, quotes, cartoons, and graphics leading you clause-by-clause through one of the most important charters in human history. 224 pages, softcover from Zonderkidz.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 224 Vendor: Zondervan Publication Date: 2012
ISBN: 0310734215 ISBN-13: 9780310734215 Availability: In Stock
Imagine a world without Twitter, Facebook, iTunes, or television... Little did the Framers of the United States Constitution know that their work would change the course of history, but that's exactly what it did. The Constitution has been called miraculous, revolutionary, unprecedented, all that and more! With it, our Founding Fathers created a free nation, a country governed by the people in a way never seen before. Youth Advocate for Constituting America, Juliette Turner takes a unique look at our founding document and makes it relevant to kids today. Our Constitution Rocks is for a new generation, a reminder of what it means to have a voice and live free. So come along and discover America's Constitution. Learn how those guys in wigs came up with some of the best ideas ever. It still matters to kids today. Find out why.
Fourteen year old, Juliette Turner, is an honor student, singer, dancer and the National Youth Director for Constituting America. When she isn't writing or on the speaking circuit, she can be found with her mother, actress and radio talk show host, Janine Turner, on their Texas ranch caring for their herd of 25 longhorn cows, eight dogs, pony AB and cat, Sparkle.