Bring More Than Popularity Into Your Student Council Election
Having a Student Council Election is a normal part of intermediate and middle school classrooms. They can be terrifying, and exciting all at the same time. I often found that some of the students with the best character traits were the very ones most afraid to run for office. I came up with this free Student Council Elections lesson to help encourage students to look for good leaders when making their election choices.
I am a National Board Certified Teacher with 15 years of public and independent school experience. I have taught all subjects in 1st, 2nd, 5th, and 6th grades. My endorsement is in Math, and Math and Reading are my two favorite subjects to teach.