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|Best Past President
Ms. Kast and her students plan a mock election and debate over who was the best past U.S. president. Learn how she leads her class through the election process and teaches her students the steps to selecting the best President.
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|Electing Our President
In order to help prepare for our school’s mock election, I read Nancy Gills’ book, Electing Our President, which was very helpful to me. Students became representatives of the actual presidential cand...
|Fieldtrip of Dreams
I work at an elementary school in a district with a high drop-out rate. Many see school as an impediment to a full-time job working for minimum wage, while others get to high school where the work is ...
|NIE Mock Vote
I recently attended a Newspapers in Education workshop and plan to educate my first grade students in the 2008 presidential campaign and the voting process through newspapers.
|School-Wide Mock Election
I have organized our school's mock election every fall for the last five years, involving about 20 teachers and 400-500 students. We follow the guidelines from the National Mock Election (www.national...
Each week we draw a stick to select a Student of the Week. I then have all of the other students write an affirmation to this student. Their affirmation letters have to focus specifically on the chara...