Campaign Reporter – App Lesson

Description: This app lesson will expand and deepen social studies students’ understanding of the current presidential race.

Instructional Objective: Students will investigate a politician’s poll projections, platforms, and political ideology. Students will synthesize their findings into an infographic.

Step 1: Teachers will assign students a candidate and have them use the Frontrunner app to analyze their candidate’s polling numbers, trends, and other information.

  • FrontRunner - 2016 Presidential Election Poll Tracker Screenshot
  • FrontRunner - 2016 Presidential Election Poll Tracker Screenshot
  • FrontRunner - 2016 Presidential Election Poll Tracker Screenshot
  • FrontRunner - 2016 Presidential Election Poll Tracker Screenshot
  • FrontRunner - 2016 Presidential Election Poll Tracker Screenshot

Step 2: Students will then research articles on their candidate in the all Politics app to gain a deeper understanding of their candidate and their candidate’s platform, base, and views.

  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot
  • all Politics Government policy action news & polls Screenshot

Step 3: Students will use the Adobe Post app to create an infographic combining and illustrating the full picture of their candidate.

  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot
  • ‎Adobe Express: Graphic Design Screenshot