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Help your students to understand how gerrymandering influences electoral outcomes, and why it is so hotly debated! This eight-question viewing guide will keep your students focused on the most important parts of this humorous Crash Course ™ video. They’ll walk away feeling familiar with concepts like apportionment, majority-minority district, and Congressional districts. It's a ready-to-go homework assignment for your Civics or Government students, or, if you’re a one-to-one school, an ideal quiet time activity, which will keep students engaged while you conference with others. Simply make the link available to students and distribute the viewing guide. There are two options: one with time stamps and one without--a great way to differentiate. You can also access this file digitally, via Google Drive, which will allow you to edit it. Aligned standards can be found within the introduction letter within this document. Finally, a homework that students will enjoy! It includes an answer key with time stamps for reference.
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