The campaign season is a wonderful opportunity to teach kids about the election process. Older kids may be interested about issues that directly affect their lives, while younger children might just be curious about why political commercials have suddenly taken over the airwaves.
As interested as they may be, however, it can also be a frustrating and confusing time for children who aren’t yet able to rock the vote themselves.
Making a pretend voting booth is a great way not only to enhance their learning but to empower them by sending the message that while they still might be too young to cast their votes, their opinions truly do matter.
Here’s how to do it!
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