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Need to know HOW to create your product?  Here are links to examples and directions.


 

Final Products:

 

Choosing a President

 

Explain the process of choosing a president:

 

Review:   BrainBop Video:

http://www.brainpop.com/socialstudies/usgovernmentandlaw/presidentialelection/

 

You can play and pause the video.  You may want to take notes.  Many of your main answers can be found here.

 

Choose one

Write step-by-step "Guide to the Presidency"

How To Write Directions

How To Write Procedures

Diagram and label the path to presidency.

How To Make a Flow Chart Diagram

Create a commercial in slides explaining each step of the process to become president.

 

How to Make A Presentation

How to Create a Google Presentation with Pics

Sample:

 

Write an essay explaining how to become president.

 

How to Write an Essay

How to Write an Essay 2

How to Write an Essay 3

 

Essay Outline

 

Create a poster display of the process of choosing a president.

 

Sample Online Poster

How to Create a Poster

How to Create a Poster 2

 

Give a speech to your class to explain the process of becoming president.

 

How to Write A Speech Scholastic

How to Write A Speech 2 Wiki

Write A Speech

Create a recipe for how to become president.

 

How to Write a Real Recipe Wiki

Reflective Recipes Samples

Design a wiki page website requesting candidates for 2012 presidency which explains the process for them.

 

 

 

 

Create a 3-D diorama of representing the process to become president.

 

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How to Make Diorama

Make a Diorama

How to Make a Diorama Wiki

 


 

Informed Choice

 

Provide the pros/cons on the issues important to you that explain your possible choice of candidates.

 

Choose three products:  one from each row and one from each column.

Write a T-Chart for issues of importance to you that explains the pros/cons of your choice. 

 

How to Make a T-Chart -Wiki

How to Make and Use  T-Chart

Create a Venn Diagram for each issue of importance to you that explains the pros/cons of your choice. 

Explanation

Online Venn Diagram Maker

Venn Diagram

Sample

Blank

 

Comparison Tables, Diagrams, Essays

Create a collage or design symbols that explain the pro/cons of issues that help you make your choice.

 

How to Make a Collage

NG KIds Collage Maker

NG Kids 2

MOMA Red Studio Collage

How to Make a Picasa Collage

How to Make a Magazine Collage

Stained Glass Collage

Write an essay explaining the pros/cons of each issue that helped you make your choice.

 

How to Write an Essay

How to Write an Essay 2

How to Write an Essay 3

 

Compare

Sample Compare Election

 

Comparison Tables, Diagrams, Essays

Essay Outline

 

Pre-Write Online Persuasion Map

Create a table (web or poster) explaining the pros/cons of each issue that helped you make your choice.

 

Sample Table 

Comparison Tables, Diagrams, Essays

 

Compare/Contrast info

 

 

 

Give a speech as if you are your candidate providing the pro/con of the issues that helped you make your choice.

 

Scholastic Speech Writing

 

How to Organize Your Speech

Giving Your Speech  AND HERE

How To Write a Themed Speech

 

Pre-Write Online Persuasion Map

Write a December, 2009 news article of your candidate's first year in office as President as if he had solved the issues as you wanted him to, explaining what he did and the reasons why.

 

Scholastic News Writer

Scholastic Journalism

Design a campaign poster that explains your pro/cons of the issues helped you make your choice.

 

Scholastic Poster Maker

 

Pre-Write Online Persuasion Map

Create a dramatization, panorama, or 3-D presentation of the pro/con of the issues that helped you make your choice.

 

Create A Drama

 

Panorama Directions

 

All About Puppets

 

How to Make Diorama

Make a Diorama

How to Make a Diorama 2

 

 


 

Election Project Reflections

 

While researching the presidential process and your choice of candidate, create reflections on what you are learning.

 

Choose one product to complete daily.

Create an outline of your daily activities and learning:

I Main idea

A. Date

B. Source(s)

 

How to Make an Outline

Online Outline 

Create a paper or wiki scrapbook of images that show what you have learned. Label each image with date/source/caption.

 

 

How To Paper Scrapbook

How to Make A Presentation


 

 

 

Write a daily diary with each entry including: date/action with source/I learned that...

 

Create your diary in your notebook, or use the wiki sample template:

Journal Sample Page

Create a poster of references and main ideas you used for others to access. Include the date you used each reference.

 

Scholastic Poster Maker

 

Create a "Did you know" booklet of facts for the Presidency and the issues  by writing a daily "Did you know" question (include date/source).

 

Create a paper booklet.

Create an online booklet from a presentation source.

Example

 

Illustrate with captions a daily comic that explains what you learned (include date and source).

 

Use stick figures to draw your own.

 

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Footnotes

  1. How to Create A Folded Paper Diorama http://superteacherstuff.blogspot.com/2006/12/diorama.html

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