John Jay

Roben Alarcon (author)

Publisher: Teacher Created Materials ISBN: 9780743987844

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Description

John Jay served in all three branches of the government. Once the Constitution was written, he was a staunch supporter of the document, joining some other men in anonymously writing "The Federalist Papers", which explained to the public why the Constitution should be ratified. Soon after, he was made chief justice of the Supreme Court, and he was given the position of declaring laws unconstitutional for the very first time.

Reading Level
Lexile
640L
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Q
ATOS
4.4
DRA
38
Categories
Genre
Biographies Government History Social Issues
Interest Age
Ages 9-12
Grade
4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade 7th Grade
Subject
Social Studies
Language
English (US)
Fiction/Non-Fiction
Non-Fiction
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