Vermont Votes for Kids: A project of the Vermont Secretary of State

Curriculum for Grades 9-12, Student Handout for Lesson 11:
Who Says Politics Can't Be Fun?


First, read these four quotes:

Notice that these quotes all allude to the partnership between active citizenship and democracy.

Create a banner, slogan, campaign theme, or bumper sticker that either captures that partnership or that restates one of the four in more contemporary terms.��(e.g. "Democracy: Use it or lose it.")

The options for what medium to use for presentation to the class will be explained to you.

Here's your chance to be creative and, just maybe, be quoted by students in the next century!

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