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Adult ESL - The Census and Apportionment

Component ID: #ti1119749294

Activity Description

Politician talking to a prospective voter at her front door

Adult students will learn how the U.S. government is structured and how seats are allocated within the U.S. House of Representatives. The worksheet gives special attention to explaining higher-level vocabulary, requirements for redistricting, and the impact of redistricting on voting.

Component ID: #ti2116853722

Suggested Grade Level


Component ID: #ti366252275

Approximate Time Required

40 minutes

Component ID: #ti621938595

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to:

  • Review and understand specific government terms.
  • Understand and describe the role census data plays in apportionment decisions.
  • Discover how the census helps students and their communities.

Component ID: #ti1151187765

Materials Required

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