Friday, March 18, 2016

C-Span and PBSkids.org help explain the election process

With the Presidential Election rapidly approaching, here is a great resource for explaining the Electoral College from C-Span Classroom.  Richard Byrne shared this on freetech4teachers.com
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There is also a website from PBS Kids called “The Democracy Project”.  Here is the link:

It has great resources to help students understand the voting process and why voting is important.  There are free templates to create a campaign poster and an interactive map that describes how government affects everyone.