It’s been a busy few months in the world of politics and children may be wondering what all of the election chaos and ongoing debates have been about. Kids are naturally curious and might want to know what the President does and how the voting process works. We’ve found the best books to help teach your kids all about Elections and Presidents as we get ready to vote next week and prepare for a new presidency!
One Vote, Two Votes, I Vote, You Vote - Learn the basic principles of democracy, how political parties are formed, why Election Day is held in early November, and much, much more! (Ages 5 - 8 yrs)
If I were President - A multicultural cast of children imagines what it would be like to be president. (Ages 4 - 8 yrs)
If I ran for President - If you ran for president, you would have to do a lot of hard work. You would study the nation's problems, tell the American people about your platform, select a running mate, and debate your opponents on live television. (Ages 6 - 9 yrs)
Election Day - Today is election day in Mrs. Connor's class. The students will listen to speeches and vote for a new class president. (Ages 4 - 6 yrs)
Vote for Me! - Hey, you! Yes, you with the dazzling smile! The donkey wants your vote. So does the elephant. And each will do just about anything to win your support. Brag? Sure! Flatter? Absolutely! Exaggerate, name-call, make silly promises and generally act childish? Yes, yes, yes and yes. (Ages 4 - 8 yrs)