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play the electionPlay the Election 2012

Play the Election 2012 is a digital project-based learning tool, with comprehensive lesson plans, to teach the upcoming 2012 Election. Register for free with our educational partner Rand McNally!

Play the Election 2012 Features:

  • Web-based platform for use on laptops, iPads, and interactive whiteboards
  • Up-to-date polls, headlines and election information
  • Students use Play the Election through:
    • Interactive electoral maps
    • Digital mini-games
    • Writing assignments to support their opinions and predictions
    • Exploring how their own views align with their class, their state and the country
  • Teachers use Play the Election through:
    • Access downloadable lesson plans tied to the common core and state standards
    • Teach fundamentals of electoral process, election issues, debates and political strategies
    • Create games to reinforce key concepts
  • Dear Mr. President Essay Contest:
    • Gives students the opportunity to be heard. We are asking students “If you could ask the president to focus on one issue as he begins his new term, what would that issue be?" We each have an opinion. We each have a voice. We each have a right to stand up and be heard. See http://www.randmcnally.com/dearmrpresident for more details.

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