Day of Infamy by Franklin D. Roosevelt is perfect for rhetorical analysis. This product includes the final speech made to Congress and America, as well as a copy of Roosevelt's annotated notes where he made his original edits.
First students will SOAPSTone the final, given speech in order to understand the tone and purpose. The graphic organizer also requires students to support each answer with evidence from the text.
Next, students look at Roosevelt's edits in order to determine impact each edit has on tone and purpose of the speech.
Includes answer key for each graphic organizer.