K12 Ohio Election Resources

Enjoy K-12 election resources and lesson plans for students of all ages! Watch the “Your Vote Counts” eBook, interact with an Ohio presidential map and use classroom-ready lesson plans to engage students of all ages in the US democratic process.

  • Your Vote Counts!

    Video reading of Your Vote Counts!

    Grades: 4-6
  • How Voters Decide

    Understand what influences voters in US elections by watching a fast-paced video and learning the concepts of party loyalty, personal characteristics, and taking astance on key issues.

    Grades: 9-13+
  • What Makes a Perfect President

    Serving as President of the United States is a job requiring a variety of character traits, skill and abilities. Students will learn which characteristics are most important and what background might best prepare a future president.

    Grades: 4-8, 13+
  • Ohio Interactive Presidential Map

    Ohio is often called the “Mother of Presidents,” with seven Presidents claiming the state as their home when being elected, and an eighth, Benjamin Harrison, having been born here. This interactive map allows users to explore historic sites and resources related to Presidential history from across the state.

    Grades: 6-12