Small Steps; Great Journeys (12th Grade)

Unit of 1 Lesson
Grade Levels: 
9
10
11
12
Subjects: 
Media / Technology
Philanthropy
Social Studies
Issue Area: 
Democracy
Focus Question 

What does it mean to be a member of a community? 

 

Photo Credit:  I voted by Jamelah E. is licensed under CC by 2.0

Unit Overview 

Students learn the elements of the political process, such as advocating for candidates and current issues. The learners articulate how this action is a demonstration of responsible citizenship and how advocating for one's beliefs is a demonstration of a citizen's rights. Voting is a method to have a voice in the common good of their community and Nation.

Service Experience 
Students take action to encourage adults to vote.
Lessons in This Unit 
Unit: 
Small Steps; Great Journeys (12th Grade)
Lesson 1 of 1
Grades: 
9
10
11
12

Students learn the elements of the political process, such as advocating for candidates and current issues. The learners articulate how this action is a demonstration of responsible citizenship and how advocating for one's beliefs is a demonstration of a citizen's rights. Voting is a method to have a voice in the common good of their community and Nation.