Are you using sample ballots as you discuss the election with your kids today?
Going to interesting web sites? Talking about the three branches of government? Checks and balances? Watching the election coverage on a variety of news outlets with different perspectives?
As a true election geek, this is a great day! Already voted, following the exit polls, watching the news, reading the blogs. It doesn’t get any better.
Use the following links to get info and start conversations in your own classrooms:
- What the Heck is a Likely Voter? How to Read Political Polls
- Election updates – Text “ELEX” to 622639
- Yahoo News Early Clues
- FiveThirtyEight Updates
- Electoral Vote News from the VoteMaster
- CNN Election Center
- Fox News Politics
- MSNBC Election
- CBS Election2010
- ABC News Politics