What’s the Big Deal About Elections by Ruby Shamir explores the sometimes complex but very important topic of elections and voting! Join us as we learn more about one of our fundamental rights as Americans. Click HERE for the lesson plan.
Hold Your Own Election
Make a Future Voter Badge
Small paper plate
Felt or construction paper
Stickers, stars, glitter
Craft glue or hot glue with the help of an adult
Safety pin or painters tape
Write ‘Future Voter’ on the paper plate and decorate with glitter, stickers, etc.
Cut out a larger circle with a scalloped or wiggle edge of the felt or construction paper
Cut out ribbons of the felt or construction paper, glue to the felt/paper circle.
Glue the paper plate on top of the ribbons & larger circle.
Decorate with glitter or any additional stickers.
Add a safety pin or painters tape to attach to your shirt!