How Presidential Elections Work: Voting Grades 3-6

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A great resource to learn how elections work! Suits a variety of ages and could be used in the classroom and at home. Thank you!


Understanding how presidential elections work is important when raising informed citizens!

This course was designed to teach kids everything they need to know about voting for president in the USA.

** UPDATED AND EXPANDED to include even more learning!**


Presidential Fast Facts

When Are Elections Held?

Who Can Vote?

Who Can Vote? Visual Notes

3 Branches of Government

3 Branches of Government Visual Notes

3 Branches of Government Visual Notes 2

Our Two-Party System

Democrat or Republican?

Independent Voters

How Do Parties Choose Their Candidates? Visual Notes

How Do Elected Officials Participate in Government Visual Notes

How the Electoral College Works

Electoral College Map/Coloring Page

Ideas for Ballot Issues

Election Vocabulary

Election Word Scramble

Election Vocabulary Word Search

What I Think (Writing Assignment)

Election Quiz

Sample Speech

Write Your Own Speech

Official Ballot (Sample)

Official Ballot (Fill-in-the-blanks)

I Voted! Cutouts

Election Night Bingo (3 pages)

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Answer Key

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