|Elected Officials For Google Apps|
|This resource will help teachers introduce what an elected official is to their K-1 students. |
Election Day for a Mascot
Organize an election day in the classroom. Print out ballots with pictures on them. Have your students vote. Discuss the concept of voting and how elected officials come into power.
Create a Class Constitution
With you students create a constitution of rules and responsibilities for the classroom. Discuss the importance of rules and how it relates to elected officials making laws.
Engage your students in making campaign posters and 'I Voted' buttons.
Elected Official or Community Helper
Engage students in a conversation about who elected official and the government are. Examples being governors, mayors vs firefighters and doctors.