2012 Presidential Election Electoral College Vote

Lesson Plan for High School Socratic Seminar:

This seminar focuses on Article II of the U. S. Constitution (modified by Amendment XII)

Section 1 and culminates in an informational descriptive writing.


This seminar, designed for Social Studies classes in High School grades, guides students to explore the themes of Authority, Citizen, Government, responsibility, wisdom.

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Sample Socratic Seminar Questions

Socratic Seminar questions are designed to provoke creative and critical thinking. Sample discussion questions from this lesson plan include:

  • What patterns do you see in the electoral college map?
  • What state do you believe should have more or fewer electoral votes?
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