Chicago, IL (PRWEB) August 21, 2006
With Constitution Day now commemorated by schools around the country under recent legislation, students and teachers have an in-depth resource to help them celebrate the day—ConstitutionFacts.com. Newly upgraded and re-released, ConstitutionFacts.com gives web visitors access to our country’s founding documents.
ConstitutionFacts.com is also home to The U.S. Constitution & Fascinating Facts About It, a pocket-size book that includes the text of the Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence, as well as interesting insights into the men who wrote the Constitution, how it was created, and how the Supreme Court has interpreted the Constitution in the two centuries since its creation.
“The Constitution serves as the fabric of our society, and today, more than ever, is the right time to examine and understand it,” says Keir Walton, founder of ConstitutionFacts.com.
The website, a learning tool for adults and children alike, features a Fun Zone with crossword puzzles, dates to remember and famous quotes, including landmark statements from Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, Patrick Henry and Benjamin Franklin. ConstitutionFacts.com also features a Fascinating Facts quiz that challenges visitors to figure out, “What’s your Constitution IQ?”
The Constitution Challenge:
By some estimates nine out of 10 Americans can’t answer the most basic questions about the Constitution. With the Fascinating Facts quiz on ConstitutionFacts.com, anyone can check their Constitution I.Q. Visitors to the website, by answering 10 simple questions, can learn if they’re a constitutional whiz kid—or in need of some constitutional lessons.
But the Fascinating Facts quiz is more than a game—it’s a way to educate millions. If one visitor takes the 10-question quiz, and then fills out the form on ConstitutionFacts.com to pass it via email to 10 people, who then pass the email to 10 more people, and so on and so on, soon every American will have the chance to learn more about the Constitution.
About Constitution Facts:
At Constitution Facts, we make it fun and easy to learn about the Constitution, the Bill of Rights and the Declaration of Independence – because have a passion for what we do. Started Constitution Facts began with a simple idea to publish an informative book about the U.S. Constitution. Soon people across the country, from U.S. Supreme Court Justices to students and teachers, caught the craze for The U.S. Constitution & Fascinating Facts About It. Today, more than one million copies have been sold (in both English and Spanish language editions) —and millions more have been educated about the U.S. Constitution, thanks to ConstitutionFacts.com.
We've built our entire organization around the premise that most people share our appreciation for the power of the past. Our free book program, deep discounts for fundraisers, schools and others has helped put the power of the past in the hands of many.
For more information on Constitution Facts, visit http://www.constitutionfacts.com.