The Presidential election is right around the corner. So why not bring the spirit of the election into your classroom. This is an Election Unit you will love. This is a great way to get involved in the election process, without getting involved in political parties. The unit is perfect! Learn about the election with Mr. Dog and Mr. Scarecrow.
The unit is introduced with a Student book “ A Book About America”. It includes both a black line and colored version.
The book list – There are books loved by Mr. Scarecrow and books loved by Mr. Dog. The kiddos compare and vote for their favorite book of the day.
There is also a book list for great “election theme books.”
Along with the introduction of the candidates, each candidate has “promises and activities” they will give the kiddos if the candidate wins the election.
Campaign posters and buttons are included as some of the activities.
There are partner activities and games to simulate a campaign race. The kiddos love the competition with the games.
Writing activities - the kiddos may give their opinions.
“Find the Candidates” is a fun game and the kiddos love it. Anticipation is always high with this game.
If you want to include the election process and voting a part of your plan make your classroom the campaign headquarters and enjoy this election unit.