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President Election and Election Day Activities
Elections President and Election Day Activities. The purpose of this bundled activity is to engage your students by having them become “election detectives” and learn about the process of electing the president of the United States. Topics Covered in Election Detective Activity: →K-"No W"-L chart
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President's Day Craft Writing Activity
President's Day or Election Day writing craft activity. Children think about what they would do if they were the leader of a country, then write about it. Then they create a craft that depicts themselves holding their writing. Check out the preview to see a finished sample. Updated to include pa
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Explain - Limited vs. Unlimited Governments Lesson & Activity
Challenge students to really think about the different ways people are governed around the world and what those differences mean to the citizens living in each place. Engage your intermediate or middle school class with a mock survey, sorting activity, and lots of opportunities for real world appli
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Mock Election Class Activity Set
Want to do a mock election with your class, but don't want to use the real candidates? Use this mock election set instead! The students will come up with their own candidates that focus on the issues that matter to them: recess, lunch, length of school year, etc. Then they present their candidates
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Government: Forms of Government in the Real World Student Activity
In this Government class activity your students will learn about the different forms of government and how they can be classified (direct/representative democracy, theocracy, oligarchy, monarchy, parliamentary, presidential etc.) by using EIGHT real world government examples. For example, students w
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Election Day: Mock Election (Voting Simulation)
Our future decision-makers are in our classroom today. It is critical that our students understand the voting process and recognize the importance of casting their vote. This civics lesson walks your students through the voting process with a mock election. Your students will learn key vocabulary,
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Election Jigsaw Activity
Election Jigsaw Activity This jigsaw activity is a great way to make learning about elections in the United States really stick! The jigsaw method of teaching allows students to be the experts and teach one another the content that they need to know by breaking the information down into chunks. I

Also included in: American Government Bundle {U.S. History}

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Interest Group Bumper Sticker Game
I use this game as a way to familiarize my students with 10 specific interest groups that they would be likely to hear on the news (ex. NRA, NOW, PETA, etc.). The students LOVE the slogans of the bumper stickers, and I love the fact that they are thinking critically as they match up the bumper stick
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Voting PebbleGo Research Hunt!
Students will enjoy this Voting PebbleGo Research Hunt! Add one to your cart today! Your students will simply research online on PebbleGo and discover Voting in the United States. They will answer questions guided by this worksheet which correlates with category tabs. Excellent product for centers d

Also included in: Government PebbleGo Research BUNDLE!

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U.S. Presidential Elections plus The Life of a President
2016 is an important year for Americans. A new president will be elected. Students will learn the process of becoming a registered voter plus how voters participate in electing a president. A free lesson is also included, The Life of a President. This is a fun lesson which shares various aspects
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The President's Job
The president is the highest elected official in the United States of America.This is a simple and "easy to understand" power point about the job of the president. Use this as an introduction about "Election Day"... or add it to a lesson about being a leader...or use it on President's Day.There are
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Electoral College interactive lesson
Why have your students just read about the Electoral College when they can experience it first hand? Students will be simulating the actions of the Electoral College in class and see that America does not have a direct democracy. This lesson can be used with higher elementary grades, middle sch
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Candy Campaign and Vote!
Introduce your young students to the election process through this simple activity! Student are divided into groups, given a candy to campaign for, brainstorm adjectives about their candy, work together to create a campaign poster, write an individual speech which they will deliver to a classroom i
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Executive Branch Activity: Task Cards
It's important for our students to understand the roles and responsibilities of the president. This class activity will make reading Article 2 (the Executive Branch) of the Constitution fun and interesting! All scavenger hunt questions are presented on colorful and visually appealing task cards.

Also included in: Constitution and Bill of Rights Unit: Activities & Projects Bundle

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Find a Buddy Who - The Election Year
Get your students talking about the election. Students are up, moving around, and interacting with other students. Mandy Neal ~ Cooperative Learning 365
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Election 2016 Candidate Comparison
Students can use this file to compare the 2016 Presidential Candidates before voting in a mock election.
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Branches of Government Mini Lesson/ Debate
This packet contains a mini lesson about the branches of Government. The lesson breaks students up into groups to learn about a specific form of government and then asks them to solve a real world problem using the natural flow of government. The packet includes: - Branches place cards - Informati
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Voting Time!  Help Hire the New Teacher in Your School
Who will be hired for the next teaching job at your school? Students are asked to help the principal hire a new teacher. Take the politics out of the elections and demonstrate to your students how voters come to a conclusion about who they are going to vote for.
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Government and civics community values bell-ringer activity
Choosing Values is a ready to use activity to engage students in analyzing the importance of individual values to a community and its government. Students use place 10 different values in order of importance from most important to least important for a government to hold. Students write about thei
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Revolutionary War Quiz Quiz Trade Review Activity
Review Activity, with directions on page number 5, that guarantees that all students are engaged and actively reviewing Revolutionary War information. This can be used as a review for my Revolutionary War Quiz with Optional Word Bank. Research shows that Cooperative Learning is the most effective wa
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"Candy" date Election Lesson Plan and handouts
A fun, hands-on, and interactive Social Studies mini-unit lesson plan to promote primary and general elections using candy and persuasive advertising strategies to enrich students. In groups, students will attempt to create campaigns using persuasive posters, cheers, poems, posters, and posters to e
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National, State, and Local Government Scavenger Hunt
Here is a way to get students up and moving while learning about government (a topic mine find boring). I used this as a test review for my class and it worked great! Students walk around and find someone who can answer the question provided. Essentially, the students are quizzing each other and tak
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Soda Election (Voting Activity)
This is an activity I designed to accompany our unit on government and the voting process. By representing each candidate by a type of soda, this activity helps students understand the two dominate political parties (Republican and Democrat) as well as the primary and general election process. It
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Redesign the Dollar to Represent Donald Trump
Your students have just been hired to redesign the dollar bill in order to reflect the life, goals and achievements of Donald Trump. This is a great project where students can work individually or with a partner to incorporate evidence and creativity. The project includes a combination of writing,
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