This unit was designed to meet Colorado Content Standards for Third Grade.
This 35 page unit is designed to be taught over 20 days of class time. It integrates technology for several lessons. It introduces students to state and local government positions:
Mayor/ City Manager
Who is it for?
- 2nd Graders, (7 to 8-year-olds)
- 3rd Graders (8 to 9-year-olds)
- 4th Graders (9 to 10-year-olds)
- 5th Graders (10 to 11-year-olds)
- Visual Learners
This unit teaches the process of elections, voting, political parties and how a bill becomes a law. There is a unit assessment and a class election as a culminating activity. It includes twenty days of teacher notes and posters to hand around the classroom. It integrates QR codes, websites and iMovie. This unit also uses thinking maps.