Who Gets to Vote?

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Overview:

Voting is both a right and a privilege in the United States. Who gets to vote has been one of the most important parts of our nation’s story. Originally, only white men who owned property were allowed to vote. The struggle to include everyone else has reflected the best and worst of our history.

Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Grade Level:
9, 10, 11, 12
Subjects:
American History Across the Eras
Location:
United States, North America
Time Period:
U.S. Across the Eras