CREATE YOUR OWN POLITICAL PARTY
You must work to with like-minded people to create a political party. You
have 4 tasks to accomplish.
1. Create a platform. Discuss together views about the issues using
handouts describing alternative viewpoints. Build a consensus by
discussing to identify what you agree own. Write down a “sound bite”
explaining your party’s view on each issue.
2. Create a party name. Choose a name to identify your party. Your name
can reflect the people within your party or your platform.
3. Create a party symbol that reflects your ideals. Draw your symbol on a
large sheet of paper so that it is visible for all to see.
4. Write a slogan that your presidential candidate could use. Write your
slogan on the paper with your party.