Students will read excerpts of Herbert Hoover's 'Address at the Coliseum in Des Moines, Iowa' and identify the various persuasion techniques used throughout the speech. Persuasion techniques include Ethos, Pathos, and Logos.
This resource includes the annotated text and marginal notes for the 2018 speech given by President Donald J. Trump after the Parkland, Florida school shooting. The included zipped folder also includes a copy of the speech without annotations and marginal notes so that you can reproduce it for stude
This resource includes the annotated text and marginal notes for the September 11, 2001 speech given by President George W. Bush after coordinate attacks hit the World Trade Center, Pentagon, and abandon field in Pennsylvania. The included zipped folder also includes a copy of the speech without ann
This activity takes students through Martin Luther King's speech "I Have a Dream." It starts with students looking up general background information on the speech (Date, Place, Purpose, etc.) and then moves into different parts of the speech. Students are asked to identify literary devices found in