A fun two week educational simulation that will help your students learn about campaigning in the US. Through this unit students will get to discover their political compass and articulate their own political ideas.
-Cover this year’s election cycle
-Learn about proportional representation
-Explore the GOP and DNC party platforms
-Tools to help students write their own platform
-Analyze the role of polls in creating a party platform and candidate message
-Engage in political debates
-Analyze commercials and their role in an election
-Common Core aligned
-Help students identify and articulate their political preferences
This package includes a day by day lesson plan description and all the supporting materials you need for two weeks of great learning about campaigning in the US. The lessons will challenge GATE students while also engaging you special needs students.