The Kid's Quest episode "A Chat with the Governor" explores many important topics facing South Dakota residents over the next few years.Â Governor Rounds answers questions on approximately 20 different topics.Â Governor Rounds gives his opinions and insight on topics ranging from Canadian pharmaceuticals to abortion and Planned Parenthood.Â
Governor Rounds is one of the most powerful leaders of our state.Â He has viewpoints and information that we may agree with or disagree with.Â Your students need to realize everyone has an opinion and an individual viewpoint.Â Our experiences, knowledge, and education guide our choices and viewpoints.
The activity below will encourage your students to learn more about a political issue and take a side.Â The students will investigate a current South Dakota political topic.Â Some of the topics introduced are very controversial.
List of topics covered in the show and information form.Â Click
1. The students should choose a topic from the list provided.
Questions, comments or ideas may be sent to KidsQuest@sdpb.org