Type:

Lesson Plan, Video, Other

Description:

Happy Election Day! This video from the 2008 presidential election answers many of the questions children may have about the voting process, but it doesn't explain why our country's two primary political parties use vastly different animals as their mascots., Ever wonder how a mascot is born? Let's sift through a little American history and find out how the donkey and the elephant became the official symbols for two of America's largest political parties.

Subjects:

  • Language Arts > General
  • Social Studies > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • K
  • Pre-K

Keywords:

PreK to 5 | Activity, Video, Website

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial

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