Posts Tagged 'power of persuasion':

American Lit: Rhetorical Devices

Standards ELAGSE11-12RI5 Analyze and evaluate the effectiveness of the structure an author uses in his or her exposition or argument, including whether the structure makes points clear, convincing, and engaging. Georgia ELA ELAGSE11-12L3 Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to

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American Lit: Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address

Standard:  ELA.11-12.RI.1. Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.  ELA.11-12.RI.2. Determine two or more central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how

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American Lit: Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address

Standard:  ELA.11-12.RI.1. Cite strong and thorough textual evidence to support analysis of what the text says explicitly as well as inferences drawn from the text, including determining where the text leaves matters uncertain.  ELA.11-12.RI.2. Determine two or more central ideas of a text and analyze their development over the course of the text, including how

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American Lit: One Last Stand with Syntax

Standard: ELAGSE11-12RI6 Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text in which the rhetoric is particularly effective, analyzing how style and content contribute to the power, persuasiveness, or beauty of the text. Learning Target: I can analyze the use of syntax in a historical document and intentionally craft sentences for a persuasive effect. Opening

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American Lit: Rehearsing and Recording Your Scene!

Standard: ELAGSE11-12W3 Write narratives to develop real or imagined experiences or events using effective technique, well-chosen details, and well-structured event sequences. Learning Target: I can generate social commentary within a dramatic script. Opening Session: If you need a laptop, grab it! Otherwise, get our your completed script! Work Session: Your goal today is to finish writing, rehearsing, and

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