Should the U.S. president be elected by the Electoral College or the national popular vote? It turns out this argument has been going on for a long time – all the way back to the Founding Fathers! Now your students can engage in an evidence-based evaluation of the issue. And in the end, they’ll have to write a effective argument about how our electoral system should work!
All the tools for using Drafting Board successfully are right here!
- Classroom Materials: Important printable supports for you and your students
- Teaching Guide & Tips: Advice for working with your class as they use Drafting Board
- Concepts Activity: Drafting Board's graphic organizers, along with a fun whole-class PowerPoint quiz
- Product Overview: Start-to-finish overview of Drafting Board (but we suggest trying Drafting Board yourself)
** UPDATE 12/10/2015: We strongly suggest that you plan to have students complete Drafting Board in a single sitting. Please allow a minimum of 2 hours for students to finish.