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Lesson 3
Take Action - Creating Campaigns

Each Campaign has a
Clear Focus

Objectives

After this lesson, students will be able to:

  • Collaborate and define the purpose of their campaigns.

Overview/Purpose:

In this lesson, students study the elements of successful campaigns. This will serve as a foundation for the development of their own campaigns.

Guiding Questions:

  • What is the focus for our campaign?
  • How do we design an effective campaign?

Recommended Time:

45 minutes

Common Core State Standards:

CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.SL.1
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.SL.2
CCSS.ELA-LITERACY.CCRA.SL.3

 

Materials:

Making Some Campaign Decisions Handout

 

Technology Required:

None

 

Lesson Design:

  • Distribute and review Making Some Campaign Decisions handout.
  • Students meet in groups to discuss campaign ideas and possible purposes for their campaign.
  • Prior to the end of class, students individually complete the Group Meeting Debrief.
  • Collect the Group Meeting Debrief sheets and use these to work with groups who need additional support.