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Campaign Strategy for Student Council Activity

Added: 26 Oct 2016 Contributor: Tara Fitzharris Resource type: Lesson Plan / Role Play

In this group work and role play activity, students examine the qualities and campaign strategy that individuals would put in place to make themselves a good representative for their class in a student council election. This is a useful activity for teaching of ESD to Junior Cycle students.

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Suggestions for use: This could be used as a group work activity, where the teacher acts as a facilitator, to enhance students understanding of a good campaign strategy and the democratic procedures in schools when choosing people as representatives to the student council.


Strand: Democracy

Strand unit: The Student Council

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  • Asset type: Document
  • Language: English
  • Rights: Attribution Creative Commons
  • Cost: No
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