We found 68 resources with the concept rhetoric
Grade 9 ELA Module 4, Unit 1, Lesson 9EngageNY
9th CCSS: Designed
The supplemental text, “How Your Addiction to Fast Fashion Kills,” offers learners an opportunity to compare how other writers use evidence to support the argument that "rich countries benefit from harsh and abusive labor practices in...
Grade 11 ELA Module 3: Researching Multiple Perspectives to Develop a PositionEngageNY
The only way that a heinous act of genocide can succeed is if citizens of surrounding groups and countries turn their backs on those suffering. A thorough language arts module addresses shared central ideas with three separate units,...
"Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death" SpeechLesson Planet
7th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
What kind of rhetorical devices did Patrick Henry use in his famous speech that convinced the colony of Virginia to organize a militia and fight in the American Revolution? Pupils analyze the speech text and then discuss what it takes to...
House and Holmes: A Guide to Deductive and Inductive ReasoningLesson Planet
6th - 12th
Test your pupils' reasoning skills with several activities and a quick mystery to solve. Learners watch and analyze a few video clips that demonstrate reasoning in action, practice deduction with an interactive and collaborative...
Parallelism: How to Write and Identify Parallel SentencesLesson Planet
6 mins 9th - 11th CCSS: Designed
Parallelism pitfalls are the focus of a short video that models for viewers how to craft parallel constructions using coordinating and correlative conjunctions. The transcript, as well as a short quiz to check for understanding, are...
Classical Appeals and War SpeechesLesson Planet
7th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Discuss classical appeals of rhetoric through the speeches of Winston Churchill and FDR. Learners read, annotate, and analyze the speeches by the men before using a graphic organizer to track the use of ethos, pathos, and logos.
"The Battle For Congress: Midterm Elections 2010"Lesson Planet
9th - 12th
Don't let the date deter you from looking at this resource. Although the subject matter is the 2010 midterm elections, class members study the rhetoric candidates used and the predictions the press made about the influence of the Tea...
What is Rhetoric Anyways?Lesson Planet
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Rhetoric from Aristotle (logos, pathos, and ethos) to the rhetorical triangle (audience, speaker, subject) and SOAPSTone (speaker, occasion, audience, purpose, subject, tone) here’s a presentation about the art of rhetoric that will...
Test Review Sheet: Collection 8 & Rhetorical DevicesLesson Planet
8th - 9th
Challenge your literary analysts with this test review sheet. Learners identify rhetorical devices and parallel structure in addition to defining literary devices and vocabulary. While there is no test included, this could be used as a...
Charles Darwin Meets John Paul IILesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
If you teach AP English language and composition and are looking for a way to address the differences between written and spoken arguments, consider this instructional activity. Over the course of three days, class members research...
Jimmy Carter's "Crisis of Confidence" SpeechLesson Planet
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Who was Jimmy Carter, and what is he well-known for? Explore the presidency of Jimmy Carter with this lesson. High schoolers analyze primary sources (included) and compare the energy crisis of the 1970s to today's energy issue.
Study Guide for Second Semester English ExamLesson Planet
8th - 10th CCSS: Adaptable
Thorough and all-encompassing, this study guide summarizes an entire semester, or possibly a year, of language arts vocabulary words. Vocabulary from The Diary of Anne Frank, Night, Romeo and Juliet, and various short stories is listed...
Perspective and Point of view: Task 1 Day 2Lesson Planet
6th CCSS: Designed
After reading the book, The True Story of the Three Little Pigs, leaners consider the wolf's point of view. They analyze his speech as he pleads with the judge. They come to a conclusion then write a new speech for the wolf and present...
Can the World be a Fair and Just Place?Lesson Planet
5th - 7th CCSS: Designed
Use famous orators of the past to teach rhetoric to your middle schoolers. In groups, they examine speeches by Malcolm X, Barack Obama, and John F. Kennedy, creating and presenting Wordsplashes to display keywords and their stance on...