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Running Against the Odds
Unformatted Document Text:  1 “ “ Running Against the Odds Running Against the Odds ” ” A Modified Problem Based A Modified Problem Based Learning Activity Learning Activity Frank Franz Frank Franz James Madison High School James Madison High School Fairfax County, Virginia Fairfax County, Virginia American Political Science Association American Political Science Association Teaching & Learning Conference Teaching & Learning Conference February 22 February 22 - - 24, 2008 San Jose, CA. 24, 2008 San Jose, CA. Running Against the Odds Running Against the Odds Description Description • • Students will apply content knowledge to Students will apply content knowledge to simulate a political campaign staff preparing to simulate a political campaign staff preparing to compete against a well compete against a well - - known challenger in a known challenger in a vulnerable district. vulnerable district. Purpose Purpose • • Apply theory to reality (as best we can) Apply theory to reality (as best we can) Conduct opposition research Conduct opposition research Conduct candidate research Conduct candidate research Produce three political ads Produce three political ads Running Against the Odds Running Against the Odds Skills Skills • • Research Research • • Writing Writing • • Oral & Technology Presentations Oral & Technology Presentations • • Working as a team member Working as a team member

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Running Against the Odds
Running Against the Odds
A Modified Problem Based
A Modified Problem Based
Learning Activity
Learning Activity
Frank Franz
Frank Franz
James Madison High School
James Madison High School
Fairfax County, Virginia
Fairfax County, Virginia
American Political Science Association
American Political Science Association
Teaching & Learning Conference
Teaching & Learning Conference
February 22
February 22
-
-
24, 2008 San Jose, CA.
24, 2008 San Jose, CA.
Running Against the Odds
Running Against the Odds
Description
Description
Students will apply content knowledge to
Students will apply content knowledge to
simulate a political campaign staff preparing to
simulate a political campaign staff preparing to
compete against a well
compete against a well
-
-
known challenger in a
known challenger in a
vulnerable district.
vulnerable district.
Purpose
Purpose
Apply theory to reality (as best we can)
Apply theory to reality (as best we can)
Conduct opposition research
Conduct opposition research
Conduct candidate research
Conduct candidate research
Produce three political ads
Produce three political ads
Running Against the Odds
Running Against the Odds
Skills
Skills
Research
Research
Writing
Writing
Oral & Technology Presentations
Oral & Technology Presentations
Working as a team member
Working as a team member


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