GOOGLE DOCS: The Presidential Election

GOOGLE DOCS:  The Presidential Election
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This product is a GOOGLE DOCS version of my Presidential Election product (The Presidential Election) that helps students understand the process by which a U.S. President is elected. It is probably best used with gifted or advanced students. It covers things like the political parties and what they represent, the role of the media, propaganda, the Electoral College vs popular vote, and much more. Assignments are given for each idea addressed, some more extensive than others. There is even a debate about conservatism vs. liberalism. All assignments are best when discussed in class, as well as at home. Every attempt has been made to be as objective, fair, and factual as possible. The main emphasis is the idea of being informed and knowing the reasons behind a decision to vote for any candidate. Students are encouraged to "do their homework," to think for themselves, to show respect to differing opinions, and to not be afraid of differences.

Included:

Why Elections?

Election Definitions

Election Definitions Booklet Cover

Political Parties Chart (Research)

Other Parties Chart (Research)

Republican Party Poster

Democratic Party Poser

Conservative vs. Liberal Debate (Includes research)

Conservative vs. Liberal Debate Questions

Role of Media (with assignment)

Propaganda (with assignment)

Being an Informed Voter (with assignment)

Primary Elections

Primary Elections – Do Your Homework

The Electoral College (with assignment)

Test on the Election of a President

You might be interested in this Companion Product!

Presidential Election Doodle Dat Notes and PowerPoint Presentation

Also available: A BUNDLE of BOTH this product and its Companion Product with a 10% discount!

BUNDLE! The Presidential Election: Activities, PowerPoint, and Doodle Dat Notes

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24 pages
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Does not apply
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