Cartoons for the Classroom: Satire or Slander

Encourage your young learners to analyze and think critically about how media portrays people or events. Upper graders analyze a political cartoon depicting President Obama as a Muslim and the First Lady as a revolutionary. Guided by three thought-provoking questions, they consider whether the cartoon edges on satire or slander. One page with a lot of impact.

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11th - 12th
Social Studies & History
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