ERIC Number: ED439996
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1999
Reference Count: N/A
C-SPAN in the Classroom: Campaign 2000 Topics.
C-SPAN, Washington, DC.
These C-SPAN lesson plans focus on U.S. presidential campaign 2000 topics. The broad divisions for the 11 lesson plans are: (1) "Roles of the Media--Spin"; (2) "Roles of the Media--Polls"; (3) "Fundraising: Early Money"; (4) "Campaign Advertising: Language of Advertising"; (5) "Campaign Advertising: Issue Ads"; (6) "Issues: Defining the Differences"; (7) "Issues: Single Issue Campaigning"; (8) "Issues: Analyzing Presidential Candidate Policy Speeches"; (9) "Voter Appeal: Demographics"; (10) "Voter Appeal: The Undecided Voter"; (11) "Voter Appeal: Presidential Candidate Profile Interviews." Each lesson plan contains an activity overview, a calendar connection, student objectives, a list of materials and tools needed, and a procedures section. (BT)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Elections, Political Candidates, Political Issues, Presidential Campaigns (United States), Presidents of the United States, Secondary Education, Social Studies, Voting
C-SPAN, 400 North Capitol St., NW, Suite 650, Washington, DC 20001. Tel: 202-737-3220. For full text: http://www. c-span.org/classroom/lessonplans/campaign/campaign2000.asp.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: C-SPAN, Washington, DC.