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On July 27, 2020

Bell Ringer: Comparing the Hispanic Vote in 2012, 2016, 2018, and 2020

Latino Vote in 2016

In this clip, Mark Hugo Lopez compares 2012 Hispanic voter engagement and some predictions of 2016. Mark Hugo Lopez talked about the role of Latino voters in the 2016 presidential primaries, as well as this group’s potential voting power in the general election.

Description

In this bell ringer, students will compare the results of the Hispanic vote in 2012 through predictions of 2020. Students will watch three clips of Mark Hugo Lopez from the Pew Research Center discussing the data points of the Hispanic vote.

Bell Ringer Assignment

  • In 2012, Hispanics made up what percentage of total voters?
  • 2. In 2016, what was the percentage of Hispanic voters? Was it an increase or decrease from years before?
  • 3. In 2018, what was the percentage of Hispanic voters? Was it an increase or decrease from years before?
  • 4. What trends or patterns do you see from the Hispanic voter data?
  • 5. Using the data provided, what is your prediction of Hispanic voter engagement in the 2020 election?

Additional Resources

Participants

    Vocabulary

    • Civic Engagement
    • Civic Participation
    • Hispanic
    • Latino
    • Latinx
    • Voting

    Topics

    Campaigns & Elections

    Grades

    High School