Are you looking for a fun way to teach your students about Election Day? With this mini reading comprehension unit, your students will love learning about elections and the voting process. It is so important that our students understand the voting process and how it works.
Inside this Election Day unit, you will get a comprehension book with quick checks that will teach them all about elections in a kid friendly way. Then they’ll complete the comprehension flipbook to show what they’ve learned. The booklet contains:
✅ Reading Comprehension Questions
✅ True or False Questions
✅ Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle
✅ Facts I’ve Learned
✅ Print and Digital Versions
There is also everything you need to hold a mock election in your classroom that can be used with anything you choose (people, Presidential candidates, books, etc..).
Inside this Election Day unit you’ll find:
- Vocabulary Cards
- Vocabulary Journal Activity
- Vocabulary Assessment
- KWL Anchor Chart Cards and Diagram
- Can/Have/Are Anchor Chart Cards and Diagram
- Voter’s Registration Card
- Ballot Box Sign
- Voter’s Booth Sign
- Ballots (3 options)
- Poll Results Graphs (3 options)
- Election Day Booklet
- Elections Comprehension Flip Book
- If I Were President Writing and Craft
- Campaign Posters
- I Voted Stickers (You need Avery US Letter 5260 labels)
A digital version via Google Slides is also included.
Each activity inside this Election Day mini-unit is quick and easy to implement while keeping your students engaged. These voting activities could be used with higher-level first graders or lower-level third graders.
Click on the preview to get a closer look at this unit. If you have any questions just let me know and I’ll be happy to help.
What teachers are saying about these Election Day activities…
️️️️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ ️”My students used this resource during our voting unit and elected a class president. I was observed by my principal and received excellent scores.” – 3rd Grade Teacher
️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “I use this resource whenever we have a national, state, or local election. I love the flip book because it’s fun, so my students are engaged! The reading parts are short, but yet informative.” – Damaris O.
️️️️ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ “This was a great resource to teach something that can be difficult for 1st graders to understand. By using this booklet- it opened up a lot of great discussions from my class. Thank you!” – Kara P.