This product includes a summary of the Election of 1860 with questions and opportunities to highlight and do close reads. There is also information and photographs of each of the four candidates detailing some of their experience, their political parties, and stance on the slavery issue. Analysis of a political cartoon on the Election of 1860 is also included. There is an Election of 1860 Electoral College Map with math related questions. A graphic organizer is also available that students can complete using the information provided. An extra Fun Stuff idea includes a page of patriotic clip art for students to use to create a campaign poster for one of the 4 candidates.