Read important U.S. documents and write about the rhetorical strategies used within them.
1. Why is liberty a recurring motif in Early National Literature?
2. What are the rhetorical strategies: pathos, ethos, logos?
3. How can I determine the author’s purpose through these rhetorical strategies?
I can understand the rhetorical strategies.
I can understand the author's purpose in late 18th century American writing.
I can analyze persuasive texts.
I can write a five-paragraph essay.
I can cite sources correctly.
I can write a persuasive paragraph.
I can identify sensory imagery.
I can paraphrase.