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The lost bet / Jos. Klir, Paris

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Use these lesson plans, created by teachers for teachers, to explore elections.

  • Suffragists and Their Tactics (Grades 6-12) Students use primary sources to explore strategies and challenges of the women’s suffrage movement in the United States.
  • Suffrage Strategies: Voices for Votes (Grades 3-8) Students create original documents encouraging citizens to vote in current elections. This lesson is devoted entirely to the issue of women's suffrage, both historically and in today's society.
  • Women's Suffrage: Their Rights and Nothing Less (Grades 6-12) Students create timelines and papers that explore the long route women traveled to receive the right to vote.