Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Five Last Minute Debate Resources

Tonight is the final US Presidential Candidate debate. If you're in need of lesson plan ideas or resources for discussing tonight's debate or the 2008 US Presidential election in general, I have compiled a short list of resources which you will find below the video from CNN Student News. This video from CNN Student News outlines the history and formats of presidential debates. (If you're reading this in a RSS feeder you may need to visit the blog directly to see the video).


Resources for teaching lessons about the US Presidential debate and election.
The Living Room Candidate
Google 2008 Election Page and Maps
PBS Vote 2008 - Teachers and Students page
Analyzing the Language of Presidential Debates
C-Span Debate Hub