Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS

Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
Oprah Winfrey’s Golden Globes Speech, Real-World Rhetorical Analysis, CCSS
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Use Oprah Winfrey’s headline-grabbing speech from the 2018 Golden Globes to show your students the power of a well-constructed presentation. In this one class period activity, students will discuss the #metoo movement, view Oprah Winfrey’s 10-minute speech, and deconstruct/discuss her use of rhetorical devices. Questions focus on audience, metaphor, parallelism, pathos, and symbolism. These materials can serve as a stand-alone lesson or as a solid supplement to a study of Jim Crow laws or SAT-style essay prep.

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Photo Credit: Official White House photo by Lawrence Jackson, Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain.

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Acquire and use accurately general academic and domain-specific words and phrases, sufficient for reading, writing, speaking, and listening at the college and career readiness level; demonstrate independence in gathering vocabulary knowledge when considering a word or phrase important to comprehension or expression.
Interpret figures of speech (e.g., hyperbole, paradox) in context and analyze their role in the text.
Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
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