This 23 pg unit offers a worksheet and writing activity for each of 6 speeches in Animal Farm (see skills and standard below).
This unit ALSO includes:
-A 14-slide PowerPoint and Notes Pages on Rhetoric Triangle, 7 Rhetorical Devices, and 10 Logical fallacies.
-A writing assessment
-Answer keys for all worksheets
Student will analyze SIX speeches which cover the following skills:
-Rhetoric (Pathos, Logos, Ethos)
-Rhetorical Devices (rhetorical questions, hyperbole, parallelism, analogy, repetition, diction)
-Logical fallacies (Non Sequitur, False Dilemma, Ad hominem, Slippery Slope, False Authority, Weak or False Analogy, Appeal to fear, Hasty Generalization, Loaded Question, Red Herring)
-Diction (strong connotation)
-Identifying Main Claim and Speaker's Purpose, Bias
-Parts of an Argument (claim, reason, evidence, counterclaim/counterargument)
-Argument Development (Rhetoric, Rhetorical Devices, Diction)
-Analyze How an argument unfolds, including the relationship between points
-Identify Text Structure
Assessment: Two-Paragraph Assessment using Sqealer’s speech in Ch 7