This is a 14 slide, highly animated, power point presentation that covers the vocabulary words on the Unit, Elections and Campaigns – Candidates and Elections. The presentation covers the 10 common vocabulary words of Florida Civics Benchmark SS.7.C.2.9 and SS.7. 2.7. The slides are presented in alphabetical order, but the presentation is editable and can be reordered to adjust to your presentation, if needed.
As the founding fathers incorporated many of its ideas of government from the best thinkers of its day. Those thinkers wrote them directly into the laws of the land, creating a whole new vocabulary to describe these ideas.
This presentation contains 10 vocabulary words for the student to master. In this lesson, students will evaluate candidates for political office by analyzing their qualifications, experience, issue-based platforms, debates, and political ads. Conduct a mock election to demonstrate the voting process and its impact on a school, community, or local level.
The vocabulary words covered include the following:
Issue Based Platform
Natural Born Citizen
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This is one of many power point presentations I offer in my store under the heading.... Voting & Elections.