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31 resources with the keyterm presidential elections

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The Election Is in the House: The Denouement

For Teachers 9th - 12th
High schoolers research the US Presidential election of 1824. They explain why the election of 1824 was decided in the House of Representatives. They summarize relevant portions of the Constitution on presidential election procedures.
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Win the White House

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Here is a unique and engaging approach to learning about the steps a presidential candidate must take during a campaign. Learners role play the part of a candidate in this online interactive, taking part in a presidential debate and then...
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Cast Your Vote

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Impress upon your learners the importance of researching candidates in an election and considering not only which issues are most important to them as voters, but also which issues are most important to the candidates.
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Why Do Americans Vote on Tuesdays?

For Students 9th - 12th Standards
Why do Americans vote on Tuesdays? As your class will learn from this video, this specific voting day in United States presidential elections stems from no substantial historical origin. Instead, speaker Jacob Soboroff brings attention...
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Presidential Election Alphabet Activity

For Students 3rd - 5th
In this presidential election activity worksheet, students examine 16 election-related terms and then put those terms into alphabetical order.
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Presidential Elections: A Simulation

For Teachers 12th
Feeling ambitious about getting your scholars examining the election process? While this presidential election simulation will take preparation, the ensuing enthusiasm will be worth it! Using one or more large classes, 12th graders are...
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Classroom Campaign

For Teachers 3rd
In this well-designed government and civics lesson plan, 3rd graders create a poster which they would use to campaign for President. Students listen to the book, "Max For President," and fill in a graphic organizer as they listen. This...
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Reviewing the Election Process by NOW Classroom for PBS

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Learners take a closer look at presidential elections. In this election process instructional activity, students discuss the roles of the primary, caucus, polls, Electoral College, delegates, and lobbyists in the process. Learners then...
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Presidential Debate Primer

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine the function of presidential debates. In this civics instructional activity, students view segments of presidential and vice presidential debates. Students analyze the answers given in the debates and identify the...
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Time for Kids November 15, 2002

For Teachers 4th - 6th
In this Time for Kids worksheet, young scholars read and article about the presidential election of 2002. Students respond to 5 short answer questions pertaining to the branches of government and 6 multiple choice questions regarding the...
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The Final Countdown

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine the United States electoral college system as it applies to the 2004 presidential election. They investigate the impact of the twelve battleground states in the 2004 election and develop informative pamphlets on the...
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Chisholm '72: Shirley Chisholm for President

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Students view the film "Chisholm '72 - Unbought and Unbossed" about Shirley Chisholm's 1972 bid for the Presidency. They complete a writing assignment in response to the film and participate in class discussion.
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Lesson 10: The Election to End All Elections

For Teachers 12th
Twelfth graders stage their own elections. In this American government lesson, 12th graders participate in part 2 of a series of lessons. In this particular lesson, students watch their classmates perform the skit for their candidates...
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Political Cartoons as Part of the Election Process

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Learners explore the impact of political cartoons on American elections. In this presidential elections lesson, students discuss the election process and then analyze political cartoons that were published during presidential elections....
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The Class Party

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students take a closer look at presidential elections. For this Electoral College lesson, students participate in a classroom simulation that requires them to form a political party that puts forth a candidate to run for election.
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How Has Technology Affected the Presidential Election Process in the U.S.?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students measure technological advancements as they consider how they impacted the election process in the United States. In this presidential politics lesson plan, students research technological changes since the 1900's and create...
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Electoral College

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students consider the effectiveness of the Electoral College. For this Electoral College lesson, students determine if the electoral process is the best way to elect the president. Students write reaction papers on the topic.
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Presidential Elections: words of 4 letters

For Students 2nd - 6th
For this making words worksheet, students make 4 letter words out of the words 'presidential elections'. Students create as many words as they can.
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Presidential Elections: Vocabulary Skills

For Students 5th - 10th
In this online interactive English vocabulary skills activity, students answer 10 fill in the blank questions regarding presidential elections. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
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The 1828 Campaign of Andrew Jackson: Issues in the Election of 1828 and Beyond

For Teachers 9th - Higher Ed
Students research the campaign and election issues of Andrew Jackson. In this presidential election lesson, students research the campaign of 1828. Students then list the important issues. Students discuss the political advertisements in...
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Election Unscramble

For Students 4th - 5th
In this language arts and government learning exercise, students analyze 10 scrambled words that pertain to elections. Students unscramble each word and may complete 3 extra credit activities with these words.
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The Presidential Election Process

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students examine the presidential election process and discover that presidential elections are decided by the electoral college and not popular votes. They see that each state has a number of electors, and understand how this number is...
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Bush Re-Election Campaign Revisited

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students examine the direct role played by George W. Bush in the 2004 election campaign. They compare these campaign conditions and tactics with those in the 1992 presidential election, and present information in the form of a Powerpoint...
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Hail to the Chief

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students explore how the New York Times has represented presidential victories on its front page throughout the 20th century.