I know a lot of families have been talking with their kids through the 2012 Election process, the debates, & the campaigns. I am including some links to resources that may be helpful in explaining the quickly aprroaching election.
Zoom - Elections 101 from PBS Kids
Congress for Kids - Intro to Elections
Learn Our History - A listing of kid-friendly websites about the election.
Learn Our History - Discussion questions about the election process.
Khan Academy - Videos about American Civic election topics.
CNN's Educating Kids about the Election with "Bad Kitty for President"
Canidates & Issues at CNN's 2012 Election Center
Time 4 Kids - a huge collection of resources for the2012 election.
Kids Voting USA - a detailed website dedicated to kids to understand & be informed about the election process.