Voting Activities for Grades K-2

Lesson Duration

Author: Kids Voting USA

The intent of this theme is to educate students about elections, from gaining an appreciation of the power of voting, to studying the candidates and issues, to understanding the registration process and participating in an election. The collection includes a variety of lessons for students in grades kindergarten through 2nd grade.


• Students will develop an appreciation for the power and influence of voting.

• Students will learn how to study the candidates and issues relevant to an election.

• Students will understand what is involved in the registration and voting process.

• Students will learn how to stay involved with civic affairs after an election.




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