This is a tiered lesson plan for teaching Author's Purpose and Persuasive Appeals. Lesson plan includes PowerPoint, Note Organizer, Test, Rubrics for Tiered lessons, and instructions.
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Analyze seminal U.S. documents of historical and literary significance (e.g., Washington’s Farewell Address, the Gettysburg Address, Roosevelt’s Four Freedoms speech, King’s “Letter from Birmingham Jail”), including how they address related themes and concepts.
Determine an author’s point of view or purpose in a text and analyze how an author uses rhetoric to advance that point of view or purpose.