Upper Elementary, Level 1 (third edition)

The We the People: The Citizen & the Constitution textbook teaches upper elementary students about government and active citizenship. Students explores the history and principles of American constitutional democracy through critical-thinking, cooperative-learning and a simulated congressional hearing culminating activity. We the People is aligned with the Common Core State Standards for English Language Arts (2010) Informational Text Strand for Grade 5 and the National Standards for Civics and Government. Third edition © 2011

Note: This is the third edition of this textbook (© 2011). A new fourth edition (© 2020) is available. Click here for details. Supplies of the third edition are limited.



Teacher's guide: $21.00 each (ISBN: 0-89818-246-0)


Classroom set: No longer available (ISBN: 0-89818-245-S)
Student text:  No longer available (ISBN:  0-89818-245-X)


Ebook editions for use on iPads, iPhones, Android devices, Macs and PCs are available from

Amazon Kindle $12.99  (Volume purchase information)
Apple iBook $12.99 (Volume purchase information)
Google Play $12.99 
Barnes and Noble Nook $12.99 
Kobo Books $12.99 


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