Digital Media Concept: The Bill of Rights
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The Bill of Rights

Target Audience: 5th-10th Grade
Colonial Williamsburg Education presents, The Bill of Rights

The Bill of Rights protects individual freedoms, but what if the government had too much power and there was no such thing as the Bill of Rights? Explore an alternate reality in which individual rights are limited and life is very different.

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Video Segments for The Bill of Rights

1. Act One

Length: 9 Mins, 31 Secs

Citizens debate the relevance of the Bill of Rights in the past and present.

2. Act Two

Length: 7 Mins, 44 Secs

In a world without the Bill of Rights, Ashley fights to find information.

3. Act Three

Length: 7 Mins, 1 Sec

While National Registration Day is celebrated, Ashley's mother is convicted and sentenced without a fair trial.

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