Electing a President - Classroom DVD
This program lays out the history and process of presidential elections in a clear and lively presentation. The program explains the primaries, caucuses, and conventions; the electoral college; the hoopla that surrounds a presidential race; the roles of money and the media; and the importance of voting. From George Washington to today, this DVD demystifies the unique process Americans go through every four years to choose a new leader.
Teacher's guide includes script, learning objectives, reproducible activities, and bibliography.Published by Knowledge Unlimited, 2004, 26 min., Grades 5 and up, Teacher's guide available online, ISBN 1-55933-183-6
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