I though it would be fun to post some links where you can find out more about each candidate’s position, whose views align more with yours.
Select a Candidate from MPR Radio – Here you can take a short survey answering questions on various issues. You can choose not to answer any of the questions and even rate whether an issue is important to you or not.
Candidate Positions again from MPR Radio – read what each candidates positions are are the major issues like Iraq, Healthcare, Gun Control, Abortion, etc.
PresidentialElection.com – a nonpartisan site “Our promise is to create a more educated voter and a more responsible government by providing accurate information that is available anywhere in the world.”
Presidential Election Lapbook from Notebook Learning. A great study that covers everything from the electoral college to party mascots.
Election Lapbook from Homeschooleshare – You need to download each booklet for the lapbook separately.
Presidential Election Internet Based Unit Study from The Teaching Home – scroll about a third of the way down the page to get to the begging of the unit study.
Elections Unit Study Resources from Eclectic Homeschool Online – A great list of activity ideas and links to a TON of informational websites about all aspects of the election process.