Assignments & Activities
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Sample of Assignments & Activities
Quotation Analysis: Party Stereotypes
In this exercise your students will identify and explore contemporary stereotypes of the Republican and Democratic Parties. Show them this quotation and ask them to (a) explain what it suggests about each of the parties and (b) assess its accurac...
Image and Statistical Analysis: Interpreting Political Cartoons
Political cartoons are a rich part of the American political tradition. In this exercise your students will analyze several political cartoons. In addition, they will measure the accuracy of some of them by looking at polling data. The la...