We found 688 resources with the concept persuasion
The Wicked Wit of Jane Austen
5 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
More than 15 of Jane Austen's novels have been adapted into films. While viewers enjoy the lush sets, period costumes, and the depictions of eighteenth-century British gentry, what is often lost in these adaptations is Austen's satire. A...
AP® English Language and Composition Special Focus: Writing Persuasively
10th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
It's not always easy to persuade others. However, it may even be harder to teach others how to be persuasive. Educators get personal insight from Brent Staples, an influential commentator, as well as gain ideas and activities on teaching...
W.11-12.1 Persuasive Writing: 11-12th Grade ELA Common Core
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Desmond Tutu advises, "Don't raise your voice, improve your argument." Resources that enable writers to improve their arguments can be found in this collection of unit plans, lessons, worksheets, and videos. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards addressed by the resource.
Creating Persuasive and Effective Visuals
4th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Advertisers know how to use persuasive techniques to create powerful visuals that inform and influence others. Class members examine these techniques and then demonstrate their knowledge as they craft posters, flyers, collages, etc. for...
Reading Informational Text: 8th Grade ELA Common Core
8th CCSS: Adaptable
Develop informational reading skills that your students can bring to every academic textbook, newspaper article, or political speech they encounter. With lesson plans, projects, and reading passages, a collection featuring resources that address every Common Core standard for eighth grade informational reading supports any reading curriculum. The 8th grade standards are addressed in the notes of each listed resource.
7th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Aesop claimed that the art of persuasion is often more effectual than force. Guide your writers through the writing process of creating strong, effective persuasive essays and speeches using the lesson plans, videos, worksheets, and unit plans in this collection.
Do Not Try to Kid a Kidder: The Art of Persuasion
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The power to convince others of your argument lies in your knowledge of rhetoric! A thorough packet covers the basics of persuasion, including logical appeals and fallacies, and applies strategies to letters to the editor,...
Speaking & Listening: 4th Grade ELA Common Core
4th CCSS: Adaptable
Reinforce speaking and listening skills with a collection created for the fourth grade scholar in mind. Pupils take part in an assortment of lesson plans designed to meet Common Core's speaking and listening standards. Be sure to check out each resource, as most can be implemented at any time of the year, as well as the notes section to discover which standards the resource addresses.
Influence and Persuasion: Crash Course Media Literacy
10 mins 8th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Heard any good jingles lately? Chances are, you thought of several while you read this! Part of an extensive media literacy series, the video explores the world of advertising. Viewers see examples of different types of advertising,...
Making the Case for Equality: A Comparison
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Martin Luther King Jr's " I Have a Dream" speech and Atticus Finch's closing argument during the trial of Tom Robinson both address the societal need to overcome racism. After examining the rhetorical devices and figurative language used...
Thomas Jefferson's Library: Making the Case for a National Library
6th - 12th CCSS: Designed
The United States Library of Congress, the largest library in the world. But such was not always the case. The library was destroyed during the War of 1812. In a persuasive letter to Samuel H. Smith, Thomas Jefferson offered to sell his...
Writing: 6th Grade ELA Common Core
6th CCSS: Adaptable
Narrative, expository, and persuasive writing; all of it's covered in a collection designed to support sixth grade writing skills. Here you'll find units, lesson plans, activities, worksheets, printables, videos, and apps. Check the notes section of each resource to discover which standards are addressed.
W.9-10.1 Persuasive Writing: 9-10th Grade ELA Common Core
9th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce your classes to the art of persuasive writing with a collection of materials that model how to introduce precise claims, how to support these claims with strong evidence, and how to use persuasive techniques to bolster their arguments. Take a look at the attached notes for each resource to find the aligned Common Core Standards for ninth and tenth grade writers.