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Shh! We're Writing the Constitution

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  • 1. character Shh! We’re allegiance central Writing the delegates concernConstitution! league contribute By: Jean Fritz eavesdroppers Illustrated by: accomplishment Tomie dePaola rumors confederation adjourned
  • 2. character – n. all the qualities that make a person or thing different from othersI have a dream that my four littlechildren will one day live in a nationwhere they will not be judged by thecolor of their skin but by the content oftheir character. ~Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  • 3. allegiance – n. faithful support of acountry, person, group, or cause
  • 4. central – adj. main, chief
  • 5. delegates – n. plural of delegate: aperson who is chosen to act for others
  • 6. concern – n. something important to aperson
  • 7. league – n. a number of people,groups, or countries joined together fora common purpose.
  • 8. contribute – v. to give
  • 9. eavesdroppers – n. plural ofeavesdropper: a person who listens toother people talk without letting themknow they are listening.
  • 10. accomplishment – n. achievement;something that someone has been ableto do, usually as a result of hard work.
  • 11. rumors – n. plural of rumor: a story orstatement passed from one person toanother as truth with no proof
  • 12. confederation – n. a group of countriesor states joined together for a commonpurpose
  • 13. adjourned – v. past tense of adjourned:to stop working
  • 14. Line 1 – coming contributing existing runningLine 2 – conform conclude conjoin concurrentLine 3 – supreme/ultimate loved/adored common/shared make/compelLine 4 – laws states troops citizens