Either way we are ready to be a part of Election Night 2012!!!
this year our oldest is much more interested in politics. They have had discussions at school and she is genuinely interested in understanding why each side thinks what they think.
I personally turned 18 and thus became eligible to vote in a presidential election year… and I have been an active voter ever since.
so tonight to add some family fun to Election Results I have planned a themed dinner and have put together some tools for the girls to participate and understand our presidential election process.
Right Wings & Left Wings (aka wings in 2 flavors)
Roasted Red Potatoes
Big Blue Soda (some weird generic soda I found at the grocery store)
Apple Hand Pies
our election tools:
Ballots for each girl so they can vote (one with pictures for my non reader)
a blank US map that we can color red/blue as states are called
a list of the electoral college votes for each state so we can keep tally