Election Day Reading Activities for Middle School

Spark students’ interest in politics and build reading skills with this packet of reading comprehension activities for learning about elections and the U.S. voting system. Perfect for Election Day – or any time of the year! Learning about how elections work is an important life lesson for young people. This set of reading passages and close reading activities will help your middle school students learn about the history and significance of elections, the impacts of local elections on communities, and the importance of voter registration and voter education.

Last edited: September 28, 2023