Election year can be very exciting! This activity pack allows you and your students to experience and interact with the Democratic and Republican candidates as well as track them through the primaries.
Teach your students the steps it takes to become president. Step 1: Primaries/Caucuses - open/closed primaries; how they workStep 2: Presidential Nominating Conventions - what happens each day, Pledged v. Superdelegates, What is a Brokered Convention?
2016 Presidential Election Unit Everything you need to teach this year's election to your students. This is an unusual year and students will be talking and discussing this election. This unit will provide all of the background they need on the candidates, their stances on the issues, and the presidential election process itself. No prep! Print and teach!$
Election 2016: Lesson Plans and Digital Resources for Educators
Voting is the core of our democracy, yet the United States ranks toward the bottom of all democracies in the number of citizens who actually vote. Get 4 terrific voting videos to add to your government unit and motivate your students. They may even be able to motivate their parents to vote!