Election Day

Election Day

November 8, 2016

Do-Now Discussion

Create your own stump speech: Write a six-word sentence that you would use if you were campaigning to be president and that expresses your views on the issues.

AT THE CENTER

Commemorate elections past and present at the National Constitution Center! 

IN THE CLASSROOM

Constitution Hall Pass

Constitution Day 2012: The Presidency

This engaging, interactive lesson traces the history of the American presidency and features a special introduction by ABC News anchor George Stephanopoulos—former adviser and communications director for President Bill Clinton. Join constitutional experts and the Center’s education staff to explore why it was important for our young nation to have an executive branch, and why nevertheless some people were worried about giving it too much power. We’ll also take a trip to a very special location in America’s presidential history. We’ll be hailing to the chief as we ring in the Constitution’s 225th Anniversary!

Watch online here »

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Voter Resources

Follow live election coverage on Constitution Daily: blog.constitutioncenter.org

Find your polling place: rockthevote.com/election-center/polling-place

Philly Voters Guide: c3.thevoterguide.org/v/philly12/

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