The purpose of this learning module is to help students learn how a U.S. Senator might address an issue of public significance under consideration in the United States Congress. Learning about personal, state, party, and national interests will help students understand representation more fully. The pre-visit examines how elected representation works. The post-visit lesson supports critical analysis of each student’s strategic choices and votes, preparing them to defend their efforts.
- Lesson Plans, Modules (Teaching Unit)
- Subject: Legislative Branch/Congress
- Grades: 8, 9, 10, 11, 12