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2012 Presidential Election
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2012 Presidential Election

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Grade Level Grades 6-8
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Overview: For this first mini-unit, students become candidate researchers (and opposition researchers). Their task is to learn as much as they can about the candidates so they can create an accurate candidate profile that will appeal to youth voters.

Keywords: Obama, Romney, campaign, election, current events, president<br />Aligned to Common Core State Standards: RH.6-8.1, RH.6-8.2, RH.6-8.3

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Election_lesson.ppt

Presentation
February 10, 2020
236.5 KB

Comparing_the_Deficit_Proposals.doc

Handout, Worksheet
February 10, 2020
37 KB

Election_2012_handout.doc

Handout, Worksheet
February 10, 2020
23.5 KB

candidate_research.pdf

Handout, Worksheet
February 12, 2020
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4.0
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Great handouts and resources, including ppt.for teaching students the skill of research around elections.
mshields
May 08, 2013
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