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Candy Bar Elections
Looking for a mini unit to teach students about the election process? Look no further. . . With candy bar elections, students hold primaries and a general election while persuading their classmates to vote for the best candy in the "Chocolate" or "Chewy" parties. Includes election vocabulary, intr
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Government Simulation
I always dread teaching the branches of government. Understandably students think it is dull and unrelated to their lives, well not anymore! I created this simulation pack to get students up and actively participating in the branches of government. This pack contains the following:Ten Day Lesson Pla
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The Electoral College Simulation Activity (Civics)
This is an engaging activity simulates a mock Presidential election. Students will be able to really “see” how the Electoral College works and have fun in the process. All teacher preparation and student instructions are included. (This activity requires at least 8-10 dice which are NOT included).

Also included in: EXECUTIVE Branch BUNDLE (U.S. Presidency) Unit (CIVICS)

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Election Day Class President Election & Campaign Simulation! Fun & Authentic!
Election Day Class President Election & Campaign Simulation! Fun & Authentic! This election resource is included in the engaging and hands-on 7-lesson Election Bundle, located here: Election Bundle! 7 Fun & Engaging Resource on Elections, Primaries, Campaigns! Buy the Bundle and Save

Also included in: Presidential Election Bundle! 7 Resources for Elections, Primaries, Campaigns!

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Election of 1860 & Civil War: Student Debate Simulation! Lincoln, Douglas, More!
Election of 1860 & Civil War: Student Debate Simulation! Lincoln, Douglas, Breckinridge, Bell! Google 1:1 Compatible! This lesson is included in the larger The Civil War Unit, located here: Civil War: 14 engaging, Common Core lessons to teach American Civil War Unit! Buy the bundle and save
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Election of 1796: Webquest and Debate Simulation! Debate Adams & Jefferson!
Election of 1796: Webquest and Debate Simulation! Debate Adams & Jefferson!This lesson is part of the "A New Nation" Unit Plan, located here:New Nation Unit: 13 engaging, Common Core focused lessons for Washington & AdamsBuy the bundle and save 20%!---------------------Engage your 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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Types of Government Simulation
I read an activity similiar to this on the Internet which I modified. I used the simulation in my 7/8 social studies class during a unit on culture. The procedure is as follows: 1. Introduce simulation and set groups. 2. Groups read notes and Internet site listed on types of governments. 3. Students
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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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Elections and Voting Powerpoint Mock Voting
***There is also a package that contains other documents like a ballot and voters registration card.*** This powerpoint contains information about elections and voting. There is also a mock voting against The Chocolate Party and The Gummy Party. Each party has a few slides stating what they are abo
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1860:  A Mock Election Activity
The year is 1860. The country is deeply divided. The next president will either lead the country toward a peaceful resolution or a bitter civil war. Who will you choose? In this activity students examine background information about the four candidates running for president in 1860. After takin
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4th Grade Statehood Simulation! (3 Steps to Statehood Activity Set)
Emerge 4th grade students in the 3 step process of statehood with this interactive statehood social studies simulation activity! Students will take turns acting out scenarios from various land areas making up the Northwest Territory in the late 1700’s. Students will use a deductive reasoning recor
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Election Poster
Students can use this template to promote their candidate (real or imaginary) and make a campaign poster as they learn about campaigning and the election process. Students draw (or place a photo) of the candidate in the center and write reasons this person would be a good choice OR they could write
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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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Electoral College Simulation: Fun, Authentic and Engaging
This simulation was designed three years ago for use with my Freshman Government classes, and I've conducted it every semester since. The activity is designed to provide middle or high school students with a better understanding of how the Electoral College operates. After dividing students into fi
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Forms of Government
Students work in groups to make a decision while trying to represent an assigned form of government. I decide on the monarch for "monarchies." Students discuss what movie they would like to watch and, once a decision has been made, answer questions such as how long it took, whether they had any pa
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Government Unit Greece Democracy Branches Levels of Government Simulation
Governemnt Unit. Includes: U.S.A. Branches of Government Branches of Government Flow Chart Unit EQs Vocabulary Words Greece Packet (Olympics, Architecture, Government Inflence) Direct and Representative Democracy Simulations Branches of Government Simulation Branches of Government Quiz Government
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Legislative Branch:  Congress - How Broken Is It?
This engaging simulation and web activity guides students through five different sites dedicated to government transparency so that they can quantify corruptive influences on our legislative branch. Students quantify pork barrel spending and then move on to reveal who sponsors it, who doesn’t, how
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You be the Judge: Debating Third Parties in American Elections
Engage your students in this interactive lesson that asks students to become the Supreme Court. Using two real Supreme Court cases, students, working in small groups, weigh the arguments of both sides and then create a decision. The two cases included in this lesson plan involve the role of third pa
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Presidential Political Party Campaign Project Lesson
For a high school government class, students work in groups of 2 to 3 to create and run a presidential campaign. This activity allows for students to research, collaborate, and perform for their peers while analyzing the political parties in the US. This lesson has students creating propaganda, writ
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Political Parties-Two-Party System: Warm-Up, Lecture Notes, and Simulation
This product includes two days of lessons that will teach your students all about America's two-party system. The product includes a warm-up prompt, an editable 16-slide power point presentation about our political party system (with video links), student cloze notes, and a political party simulatio
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Electoral College Simulation
The Electoral College can sometimes be confusing to kids (and adults too!) This simulation takes about 1 hour in class to complete and shows kids how the process works. I did this with my students and they had a lot of fun. Feel free to email me with further questions about how it works.
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Seven Grade Social Studies Task - Women's Suffrage Movement
This is a social studies task I created that utilizes four separate resources and expects students to not only draw on their knowledge of the women's rights movement, but to also use these resources to answer questions tailored to this information. These resources include a political cartoon, a map
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Voter's Registration Form
Add a mock election to your unit on government. If your students are learning about the US government, what better way for them to learn, than to actually experience the process of voting. From registering to vote, to casting a ballot (see separate listing), students can experience what it is li
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