ERIC Number: EJ531631
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Let's Play Jeopardy! Today's Topic: The Electoral College.
Fisher, Margaret E.
Update on Law-Related Education, v20 n3 p37-39 Fall 1996
Presents a lesson plan for middle school students that helps them develop an understanding of the Electoral College and the role of political parties in presidential elections. After receiving related background material and handouts, students play a question-and-answer game modeled on the television show "Jeopardy." (MJP)
Descriptors: Citizenship Education, Civics, Constitutional Law, Elections, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Legislation, Federal Regulation, Government (Administrative Body), Governmental Structure, Intermediate Grades, Junior High Schools, Law Related Education, Learning Activities, Middle Schools, Political Campaigns, Political Influences, Political Parties, Politics, Public Affairs Education, Social Studies
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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