Teach persuasive writing in a fun, new way!
These days it seems like we should be afraid of practically everything we see on the news! But is what we read truly frightening and life-threatening, or is this just an example of how words can be used to invoke emotion? Students will love poking fun at our media and then getting a chance to monger their own fear with their own persuasive articles.
Your purchase includes:
1. Fearmongering Assignment sheet (common core aligned)
2. Teaching directions
3. 4 Fearmongering Articles (that actually came from real news stories)
4. Close reading article questions
5. Example student article and guided discussion questions