TWO separate documents are included.
1) Steve Job's Commencement Speech transcript and analysis. I use this as an Article of the Week (AoW). After watching the the speech on YouTube (which is a MUST!), students analyze Jobs' use of rhetoric in a series of challenging multiple choice, short answer, and extended response questions.
This is a great two day lesson for either individual or group work. Personally, I had students do this on their own as a post assessment.
2) The second worksheet contains several well known speeches that contain uses of rhetoric. Students find the specified type and analyze its usage. The different types of rhetoric students must identify include anaphora, parallel structure, alliteration, repetition, and rhetorical questions.
The worksheet takes approximately 30-45 minutes to complete depending upon ability level.