Lesson 1: Who Votes?
Students will examine who votes and who doesn’t and begin to analyze reasons why.
Write arguments to support claims in an analysis of substantive topics or texts, using valid reasoning and relevant and sufficient evidence.
Analyze how people use and challenge local, state, national, and international laws to address a variety of public issues.
Analyze the role of citizens in the U.S. political system, with attention to various theories of democracy, changes in Americans’ participation over time, and alternative models from other countries, past and present.