Vote for Me!

GeoLiteracy
Lesson Plan Content
Description: 
In this lesson, students will evaluate the importance of the rights and responsibilities of citizenship paying particular attention to the right to vote through evaluating a school map and making decisions based on their understanding.
Author: 
John Halverson
Grade Range: 
8
Duration: 
2 class periods
Lesson Materials
Teacher Instructions: 
Standards
Arizona Geography Concepts: 
1: The World in Spatial Terms
6: Geographic Applications
National Geography Standards: 
1: How to use maps and other geographic representations, tools, and technologies to acquire, process, and report information
13: How the forces of cooperation and conflict among people influence the division and control of Earth's surface