Readers and writers need awareness and understanding of propaganda techniques. The Propaganda Techniques lesson, for grades 4–8, will help your students recognize techniques such as broad generalization and loaded language. This lesson includes a definition, an explanation of how the skill is used, an example, and practice questions with excerpts from real books. The Propaganda Techniques lesson can kick off a reading lesson or serve as an impromptu refresher of skills already introduced. The lesson also includes a separate Answer Key PDF.