This is a 5-7 day lesson plan for the Elections and Campaigns Unit for 7th grade Civics in the state of Florida. It is based on the Marzano Learning Model.
The lesson plan is based on the McGraw-Hill Florida CIVICS Economics and Geography textbook, Chapter 10 Political Parties and Chapter 11 Voting and Elections.
The lesson plan includes the following components:
• Civics Standards and Benchmarks
SS.7.C.2.8-Identify America’s current political parties, and illustrate their ideas about government.
SS.7.C.2.9-Evaluate candidates for political office by analyzing their qualifications, experience, issue-based plat forms, debates, and political ads.
• LA Standards
• Learning Goals
• Learning Targets
• Evidence Based Scale
• Marzano Design Questions and Elements Identified
• Instructional Strategies /Elements