Voting and Voter Rights Lesson Plans and Resources
We all hear that the right to vote is the beating heart of democracy in the United States since the nation's founding; however, have all votes always been equal? Who has and hasn't been able to vote throughout the history of the United States? Do some votes count more than others?
This collection of free preK-12 resources is designed to help educators teach students about the history of voting and the importance of voter rights, and how we can mobilize the youth to take their civic responsibilities seriously. Check out some sample resources below, then get started with your lesson planning here.