Candidates, Campaigns & Elections, by Linda Scher & Mary Oates Johnson (Scholastic, 2004). Election activities for grades 4-8.
The Election Activity Book, by Karen Baicker (Scholastic, 2004). Activities and reproducibles perfect for grades K-3.
Running for Office: A Look at Political Campaigns, by Sandy Donovan (Lerner, 2004). An overview of campaigns for middle graders.
Presidential Losers, by David J. Goldman (Lerner, 2004). This entertaining book takes a look at the men and women who've lost elections.
Election Connection: The Official Nick Guide to Electing the President, by Susan Ring (Chronicle, 2004).
Web Sites
• Kids Voting
Fun activities include Debate Bingo.
• Project Vote Smart
Provides candidate info.
• VoteQuest
Featuring VoteQuest, a game about suffrage.