Students meet Ben Franklin and learn about the Constitution
The East Coventry Elementary School Student Council traveled to the historic West Chester Courthouse on Sept. 17 to participate in the county’s recognition ceremony. Students signed a copy of the Constitution and participated in the program. Even Benjamin Franklin made an appearance.
All students also had a chance to vote in a mock election held recently. Students learned that the Constitution serves as our framework for our country’s democracy. They learned that the Constitution outlines the process for electing our officials.