2020 Election Resources for Students
Our White House: Race to the Ballot
An introduction to the steps taken to becoming a presidential candidate, requirements for the position, the evolution of the ballot, campaigns, debatets, popular v. electoral votes and much more.
Election Lesson Plans from Scholastic
. A variety of lesson plans for K-12 on civics and media literacy, mock elections and plans aligned with children’s literature such as “Duck for President” and “The Class Election from the Black Lagoon.”
USA.Gov Election Process for Kids
. Video, infographics and text including an Overview of the Presidential Election Process, Electoral College, Presidential Primaries and Caucuses, etc.
KQED Election 2020
. A media challenge designed for middle school and high school students who can create audio or video commentaries on the issues that can be viewed by a national audience.
iCivics Win the White House
. Students can build arguments on the issues, raise funds for their campaigns, poll local voters and more in this interactive game.