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Academic Vocabulary: Information, Argument, and Persuasion

Academic Vocabulary: Information, Argument, and Persuasion
Product Description
This presentation includes 20 academic vocabulary words that are used when studying informational, argumentative, and persuasive texts:

Author's claim
Vague Language
Opposing Viewpoint
Rhetorical Question
Key informatin
Main Idea
Relevant and Irrelevant Information
Focus of the Information
Similar Focus
Appeals to Emotion
Reliable Information
Persuasive Techniques
Evaluate the Support
Appeal to Fear

This resource teaches the word, its definition or explanation, and/or an example.

Targeted for upper middle and high school students, this resource could easily be used in a college writing class. I used this with my 6th graders although I did chunk it into groups of 4 words and taught them over several weeks.

The preview includes the cover, a list of the words taught, the introduction to the lesson, and a copyright page with contact information with the presentation theme and colors.

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Total Pages
24 pages
Answer Key
Teaching Duration
90 minutes
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