To help ensure a positive experience for you and the students, we have created a few simple lessons that are linked to the Minnesota State Standards and structured to fit into the alloted class time. You can choose to use the lessons exactly as they are, customize them based on your expertise and interests, or pick an entirely different topic based on your area(s) of expertise.

Recommended Lessons

Elementary Lesson_Monster Needs Your Vote

Middle School Lesson_Qualities of a Good Citizen

Middle School Lesson_Vote Quotes

High School Lesson_Why Voting Matters

High School Lesson_Rule of Law and Independent Judiciary

Speaker Planning Guide

We have developed a one-page planning guide to help you prepare for your classroom visit.

Civic Leaders in the Classroom Planning Guide