We found 22 resources with the keyterm vote
Getting Out the Vote: An Election Day Classroom ExperimentLesson Planet
3rd - 12th
Students explore through a hands-on experiment why voting is important. They examine the potential impact of deciding not to vote. They they have the opportunity to vote in a mock presidential election if they choose to.
Did Voters Turn Out -- or Are They Turned Off?Lesson Planet
3rd - 12th
What was the voter turnout at your last state election? Examine voter turnout statistics from the most recent election to learn which ten states have the best turnout record. This lesson offers election data, handouts, and worksheets.
Special Interests: How Would A Legislator Vote?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Students act as elected officials who must make decisions that will make someone unhappy. They consider five bills that are up for vote in light of the contributions that many special-interest groups made to their campaigns. Students...
U.S. Constitution - Selecting the PresidentLesson Planet
7th - 11th
Students study how the electoral college works to select a U.S. President. In this history instructional activity, students examine the U.S. Elector College methods then answer questions and write an essay that relate to the state where...
Women, Their Rights, and Nothing LessLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Students explore the social role of women in the 19th and 20th centuries. In groups, they research women's rights movements and then describe methods and strategies used to achieve their goals. Students investigate why it took 80 years...
Road Commissioners and Petitioning for ChangeLesson Planet
9th - 12th
Learners study the position of road commissioners in Maine and the process of bringing a referendum to vote. Students research this information for three Maine towns. Then they write a position paper which addresses some aspect of the...
What About Your "Right" to Vote at Age 18?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
Young scholars explore rights they have as Americans. After discussing the 26th Amendment and its history, they research how voting has changed over the years. Students create a scrapbook of events leading up to the right to vote. ...