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Primary Election Political Parties Election Day Voting Election of the President Candidates National Conventions National Conventions - An Inside View Candidates at the Convention The Campaign Polling Places The Electoral College The Electoral Map The Inauguration

The Electoral College

Electing the President-The Electoral College
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/electoralcollege/index.html
Learn about how we really elect the President of the United States and look at the results of the most recent presidential election.

Electoral College
http://soundcloud.com/237a/electoral-college
Musical Media for Education creates original, music based instructional materials for school districts, curriculum providers and educational publishing companies. They are educators and performing artists collaborating to write songs and integrated curriculum materials that provide teachers, instructional designers and e-learning specialists with engaging ways to reach students while satisfying Core Content and state instructional standards.

Lyrical Footnotes are also available for the song. These provide detailed explanations for specific items mentioned in the song lyrics.

Electoral College
http://www.harcourtschool.com/activity/electoral/
Use this interactive demonstration to see how the Electoral College voting system works.

The Electoral College
http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/00-2/lp2086.shtml
Lesson Plan - When has the Electoral College been a deciding factor in an election?

Electoral Versus Popular Vote
http://www.education-world.com/a_lesson/00-2/lp2109.shtml
Lesson Plan - Learn the workings of the Electoral College with this simple activity.

Majority Rules
http://www.col-ed.org/cur/sst/sst209.txt
Lesson Plan and Activity - Gain a working understanding of the
Electoral College using a map to show how a president is elected.

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When you vote for the President of the United States you are actually voting for the electors nominated from your state to choose that person as President.

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