Use this section to explore resources about current political parties in the United States, the qualifications of candidates running for office in the United States, and the voting process. Click on the links to each of the module pages below to explore that module's content.
Let's Learn About Political Parties
SS.7.C.2.8: Identify America’s current political parties, and illustrate their ideas about government.
Let's Learn About Evaluating Candidates
SS.7.C.2.9: Evaluate candidates for political office by analyzing their qualifications, experience, issue-based platforms, debates, and political ads.
SS.7.C.2.7: Conduct a mock election to demonstrate the voting process and its impact on a school, community, or local level.