Name: ________________________________Date: _______________________________Class: ______ Mr. Cleggett – USI History Political Cartoon: The Election of 1800 Directions: Using your class notes, worksheets, and Chapter 2.3 (The Election of 1800), create a political cartoon supporting either Jefferson or the Jeffersonian-Republican party OR the Federalist Party in support of John Adams. Within your cartoon, you must include the following: Imagery and Symbolism to display your party, candidate, as well as what they stand for Imagery and Symbolism to display what their political platform is: o Define Political Platform_________________________________________________________________ ________________________________________________________________________ AT LEAST 4 lines of text (can be short, long, a conversation, etc.) that creatively detail the political cartoons message, and/or APPROPRIATE slander against your opponents political platform. Color/Creativity overall…lined paper, and complete black and white/rushed/no-effort cartoons will not be accepted. A Title to reflect your cartoon and the image/symbolism/message you are trying to recreate. You will be graded on: - Effort/Creativity (20 pts) Symbols, imagery that properly display the message/platform of your candidate (35 pts) 4 lines of text/writing to display understanding of your candidate and party’s platform (35 pts) Title reflecting the cartoon/imagery and symbolism of the candidate and party (10 pts) DUE ON: December 3, 2015 (you will begin in class today, and finish for homework) -You may use your chromebook for inspiration on the internet, but be creative! Do NOT plagiarize an idea already on line or from that given time period!! Have fun!