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These are multidisciplinary election lesson ideas
Art, Language Arts, Math, Music, Social Studies
Title – Votes Are In!
By – Bobbie Lee
Primary Subject – Social Studies
Secondary Subjects – Language Arts, Math, Music, Art
Grade Level – Preschool
Votes Are In! (to be used election week)
Books: Duck for President
- by Doreen Cronin
- by Eileen Christelow
Dear Mr. President (letters to Bill Clinton) Activities:
- 1. Read and discuss books 2. Campaign speeches by puppet candidates (
Clifford, Mother Goose, Teddy Bear and Curious George)
- 3. Voting in the Voting Booth
- 4. Counting Votes using a chart with pictures of the candidates and a hash mark system to record and count and estimate winner
- 5. Announcing WINNER!
- 6. Inaugural Parade
(to the music: Hail to the Chief) Craft:
- I VOTED TODAY! Buttons with candidate pictures on them to color and wear home!
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