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The Play by Play: Political Propaganda Analysis
A Common-Core based activity for helping students get engaged with the presidential campaign while learning to analyze persuasive arguments and identify logical fallacies or misleading propaganda. During the election this year, the students in my "Language of Propaganda" class are studying misleadi
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Women's Suffrage Simulation
Within a U.S. History curriculum, women’s suffrage is often discussed in the context of Progressive Reforms. Consequently, examples of hostile sexism are generally used to illustrate female legal and practical subjugation as well as dramatic efforts to repress the Women’s Movement. While this appr
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Political Parties PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes
Political Parties PowerPoint w/video clips & presenter notes covers political parites in Government/Civics class. This 23 slide PowerPoint is packed with beautiful graphics, engaging video clips and presenter notes that aid your understanding of each slide and guides you through the lecture. Pow
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Election Day 2016
This 18 slide PowerPoint covers Election 2016. It gives an overview of the Democratic, Republican and Third Party candidates. It also describes the electoral college and the voting process. At the end, there is a video clip to describe the electoral college in greater detail. Perfect to use for th
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Media Literacy Bundle
There is no doubt that media literacy is one of the most important tools toward effective citizenship in the digital age. This bundle includes five powerful lessons to equip students with the skills to assess the credibility of mass media sources, content, and claims. These hands-on, highly entert
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People and Government PowerPoint with video clips & Presenter Notes
People and Government PowerPoint w/video clips & Presenter Notes covers the first chapter in Government/Civics class. This 31 slide PowerPoint is packed with beautiful graphics, engaging video clips and presenter notes that aid your understanding of each slide and guides you through the lecture.
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Leadership Election at Your School
• This PowerPoint is for your school, or grade level, Election Day. It can be used for Student Council, or Leadership, or even “Teacher of the Day”. • Put Candidates pictures in the order they will be giving speeches. Have their picture up when they are talking. 1. Introduction: Remind students tha
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"I Approve of This Message" The Power of Political Ads
Every four years we go for through the sometimes agonizing process of electing a president. For months, we are inundated with ads of all types. Some positive, while a majority negative. This lesson will guide students through some vintage ads and let them evaluate them on the "Techniques of Influ
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Leaders and Laws PowerPoint Presentation
This 13 slide PowerPoint presentation will teach your students about leaders and laws. The presentation gives a description of how leaders work to create laws, allowing students to share their own knowledge due to the cloze format. With graphics and animation, your students will be captivated and en
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2016 Presidential Election Candidates and Process
I developed this powerpoint for my 2nd grade class to explain a little bit about the 2016 republican and democratic presidential candidates. I also explain the voting process in step by step instruction with pictures. I wanted to be able to explain why we do not have school on election day. I will a
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Roles of the President Song
I created a mnemonic to help my students memorize the roles of the president. I then put this mnemonic into the form of a Middle Eastern-style rap song. Here is the mnemonic: The "Commander in Chief SCALPED ME" It stands for: Commander in Chief S-tate (Chief of) C-itizen (Chief) A-dministra
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Voting Badge Clip Art!
Hand drawn and illustrated full color clip of voting sticker! If you like this, please check out my full "US Government" themed clip art set. ## I take requests for custom illustrations/clipart. Shoot me a message with your ideas!
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Social Media and Politics
This PowerPoint presentation will show your students how they can play a role in politics, even if they are under the age of 18! Through social media, everyone has a voice. You might choose to add graphics to enhance the learning experience. Also, the second page requires you to add your own quote.
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Ice Cream Campaign Video - 2016
This is a 30 second political campaign video created for Ice Cream. This was used in a Kindergarten Voting Lesson where the students were voting between two candidates: Ice Cream or Pizza. The purpose of the video is to show the students the various attributes and good qualities of Ice Cream. The vi
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Pizza Campaign Video - 2016
This is a 30 second political campaign video created for Pizza. This was used in a Kindergarten Voting Lesson where the students were voting between two candidates: Ice Cream or Pizza. The purpose of the video is to show the students the various attributes and good qualities of Pizza. The video trie
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Campaign Ad Project
Students create a TV spot using Youtube or Vimeo to demonstrate their understanding of parties & interest groups. They must also exhibit understanding of propaganda techniques that we've studied in class by watching examples from the Living Room Candidate website. To that end, students must in
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Great (And not so great) Moments in Presidential Debates
Here is a short PDF presentation of memorable presidential debate moments to kickoff the 2016 presidential debate season! Videos require internet connection. Presentation can also be seen at tinyurl.com/TOSDebateMoments
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2016 Election Unit - Pizza vs. Ice Cream
This is a 2016 Election Unit designed to introduce and teach students about the election process while taking them through a mock election. Students are asked to choose between two fictional candidates (Pizza or Ice Cream) to become the 2016 School President. The Unit contains 7 different lessons in
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If I Were President (President's Day) Custom Photo Booth Effect
What would your students do if they were President? Here is a fun way to extend this creative writing piece (handout also included). This Photo Booth Custom Effect has an image of Gilbert Stuart's portrait of George Washington with the face removed. The iSight camera in your Mac will video record y
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Identifying Logical Fallacies in Speeches
Have students listen to an audio clip or an entire speech from www.intelligencesquared.com and have them follow along, notating logical fallacies. Should be used after showing and having students take guided notes on the "Recognizing Persuasive Technique" PPT.
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Election Night 2016
Electoral College Map for students to complete. They will also create a Key.
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PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE VIEWING FORM (or any political candidate debate)
Overview: One of the best ways to help students become engaged and informed on the current issues of the day, is to watch the most recent political debates. Whether it be a general election, primary race, gubernatorial race, senate, or even a presidential race, students love hearing the arguments

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Community Government PowerPoint Presentation
This 13 slide PowerPoint presentation will teach your students about community government. The presentation gives a description of how community government work, allowing students to share their own knowledge due to the cloze format. With graphics and animation, your students will be captivated and
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Propaganda Techniques used in Campaign Ads
This is one of my favorite lessons for Government class! Students learn about the tricks political campaigns use to convince voters to vote a certain way. Included is a power point featuring seven different propaganda techniques (along with their explanations), links to a website where students watc
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