by George Orwell is perfect time to teach propaganda techniques. Engage students and force them to consider the long-lastng consequences of laws, forms of government, and suppression with these activities.
This download includes a 32-slide PowerPoint that covers euphemism, name calling, glittering generality, deification, transfer, plain folks, bandwagon, stalling, least of evils, scapegoat, and fear. It also includes a note-taking packet of for every type for students to complete as they read.
The first half of the PowerPoint covers definitions. The second half covers examples of each type of propaganda from Animal Farm
. This format allows you to present information without "spoiling" the story for students.
I typically teach the first half before reading the novel, have the students complete the note-taking packet while reading, and then review the final half of the Power Point as review as we finish Animal Farm
• Animal Farm Multiple Choice Quizzes
• Animal Farm Test
• Animal Farm Ultimate Unit Bundle