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Identify examples of persuasive devices (i.e., bandwagon, loaded words, testimonial, name-calling, plain folks, snob appeal). SPI 0801.5.4
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Political Ads - Students will view current political ads and learn how
they make use of various commercial ad appeals. Students will also develop
familiarity with basic videography terms.
A PBS Program - Lessons such as "Be an Adbuster!" and "What are Advertisers
Selling?" are based on Affluenza, a one-hour television special that explores
the high social and environmental costs of materialism and over consumption.
The lessons can be used without the video.
Inferences - how to be a critical reader
are They Selling It? - students read three advertisements and evaluate
the type of persuasive writing being employed
Inferences and Drawing Conclusions - descriptions of the various ways
to aid you in reaching a conclusion
Lesson Plan - GI's, Gals & Gardens - This lesson introduces students
to the power of propaganda
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