This product is designed to be a quick check for understanding of the terms ethos, logos, and pathos before more careful analysis of longer speeches and other passages that use rhetoric to ensure that they know the basics.
This product includes the following:
There are five half page practice worksheets for students that can be used as homework or bell-ringers after an initial explanation of the rhetorical triangle. Each page is meant to be cut in half for easy copying. These can be copied front and back to save on additional paper or for last second printing in a classroom. Each worksheet has 8 statements per topic that can be categorized either as ethos, logos, or pathos. Topics are generally about health issues and include information from governmental institutions. There is also a 10 statement whole page worksheet that can be used to assess students' understanding of the rhetorical triangle.
Worksheet Topics Are:
Worksheet 1) The Flu
Worksheet 2) Healthy Eating
Worksheet 3) Exercise
Worksheet 4) Distracted Driving
Worksheet 5) Emergency Preparedness
Worksheet 6) Miscellaneous Statements Assessment
Answer keys are included after each page for easy scoring.
All worksheets are attached in both .doc (for editing) and .pdf (for format).
NOTE: Please review the thumbnails to ensure that this is something that is appropriate for your classroom. The first two thumbnails are representative of the half page worksheets 1-5 with answer keys and the second two thumbnails are the assessment worksheet 6.