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BLAST Elementary Thematic Program
Voting!

(October and November 2004)

Every Vote Counts!

We will use both fiction and nonfiction books, and activities to learn about the presidential election process. Students will participate in a classroom vote, and will have the opportunity to see exactly why EVERY vote counts!

Recommended for grades K-2

Fiction Books:

Duck for President Duck for President by Doreen Cronin

Mas for President Max for President by Jarrett J. Krosoczka

Informational Text:

Voting by Sarah De Capua

Election Day Election Day by Patricia J. Murphy

Voting and Elections Voting and Elections by Patricia J. Murphy

 

Every Vote Counts!

We will use both fiction and nonfiction books, and activities to learn about the presidential election process. Students will participate in a classroom vote, and will have the opportunity to see exactly why EVERY vote counts!

Recommended for grades 3-5

Informational Text:

So You Want to Be President? So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George

What Presidents Are Made Of What Presidents Are Made Of by Hanoch Piven

America Votes: How Our President is Elected America Votes: How Our President is Elected by Linda Granfield

Don't Know Much About: The Presidents Don't Know Much About: The Presidents by Kenneth C. Davis