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Political Campaigns: Crash Course Government and Politics #39
10 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
In 2012, each presidential candidate spent a whopping $1 billion! Learners investigate how people create campaigns and run for office. They watch a short video, the 39th of a 50-part US government and politics series, to analyze what...
Analyzing Presidential Campaign Propaganda
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Campaign propaganda has evolved from 1952 through the presidential election of 2008. A social studies activity prompts class members to analyze the devices used in ads and political cartoons, noting strategies they believe would work to...
Analyzing Political Campaign Commercials
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Imagine a lesson that models for learners how to separate facts from opinions. How to detect bias. How to evaluate a source of information. How to identify propaganda. Although designed for middle schoolers, the activities in this packet...
Presidential Campaign Commercials 1952-2016
9th - 12th
What better way to develop an awareness of the power of presidential campaigns ads than by analyzing them? The resources in this collection ask class members to develop criteria for evaluating effective ads, and to examine the claims, analyze the images, sounds, and language employed in various presidential campaign commercials from 1952 through 2016.
County Solutions Step Nine: Action Campaign
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
When young learners are inspired about a cause and wish to bring about meaningful change, they are often unsure about where to even begin. Give them the tools to fuel their activist spirits by exploring components of an action campaign...
Stories of Painkiller Addiction: Prescription Drug Abuse Awareness Campaign
6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The I-STOP law was designed to regulate the distribution and tracking of prescription drugs. After reading an article about its signing and implementation, middle and high schoolers work together to come up with their own ideas for an...
The Campaign of 1840: William Henry Harrison and Tyler, Too
9th - 12th
Students list some issues important during the campaign of 1840. They compare and contrast the careers of Martin Van Buren and William Henry Harrison before they became president and explain why the Whigs wanted to find a candidate in...
Civil War Trust Animated Map: The Overland Campaign
19 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Ulysses S. Grant, having been elevated to general-in-chief to the Armies of the United States, began the 1864 Overland Campaign that brought the Civil War to northern Virginia. High schoolers watch an informative video about the campaign...