This short reading activity includes a one page summary of important changes to voting legislation in North Carolina in 2013. Students can work independently or in groups to read, annotate, and answer the questions. Then, you can go over it with whole class discussion. The reading is rich with backgruond information and perfect for government classes and upperclassmen. It's a low risk way to address politics and election season.
Skills: Main Idea, Inference, Supporting Details, Summary, Reasoning, Logic, and Vocabulary Building.