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ACTIVITY 1—PERSUASION TECHNIQUES USED IN ADVERTISING AND PROPAGANDA ($4)
Be A Super Hero Media Spy
Perfect for election year units or study of propaganda!
Political parties know who their target audience is and how to use techniques to sway voters towards their candidate. The same tactics are used in marketing products and services to consumers.
Included In This Product:
Student Guide (6 pages)
Ethos, Pathos, and Logos Signs — 3 half page signs
Persuasive Technique Signs — 16 full page signs
Digital Resources: Persuasive Techniques Part I & Part II PPS and PDF versions (64 slides)
Digital Resources: Persuasive Techniques Student Copy PPS and PDF versions (54 slides)
Commercial Examples PPS (13 slides)
Many Ways To Use!
Student Guide Handout & Signs:
Use your own examples of commercial ads and YouTube commercial examples for students to identify
Use PPT or PDF examples included
Students can use data forms to record answers
Student can work individually or in small groups to sort commercial ads to match under signs or collaborative activity around classroom locations
Print Student Copy PDF examples for class activities or learning stations to identify and/or sort
Persuasive Techniques Part I & Part II PPT and PDF versions—many comic strip fonts were downloaded online so may not display when you download. PDF versions are included if you wish to see them in original form.
Persuasive Techniques Student Copy PDF version—use this version (without labels) to download and print for student use
Various advertising commercial examples PPT with embedded YouTube links
Students will analyze and conduct research for examples using persuasive techniques
Students will use critical reading skills to deconstruct advertisements and/or election propaganda
Students will discriminate between the state and inferred to differentiate between fact and opinion
Students will explain how persuasion techniques can affect and influence thinking
Students will identify the target audience for selected persuasion advertising examples
Students will develop an awareness of persuasive writing that is a part of our daily lives
ACTIVITY 2—BIAS IN NEWS MEDIA ($1.75)
Whether you are focusing on political ads for campaigns or daily news and broadcasts, this student information guide printable is the perfect reference handout to use in introducing types of bias!
—Bias in News Media Student Guide (4 pages)
--a quick assessment page to identifying the 7 types of bias featured in the student handout.
--half page Bias signs for students to hold up/respond to bias prompts
Use with or modify this free resource online:
**Students will understand the concept of bias
**Students will understand the reasons why bias might occur in the news
**Students will recognize the different ways in which bias can occur in news reporting
**Students will demonstrate an understanding of how bias occurs in news reporting
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