AHA-Rhetoric

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A 1-page handout summarizes 15 strategies to present ideas effectively for various audiences and circumstances and can serve as a brain-storming stimulus for inventing/designing an effective essay. Seeing all of them on one page allows you to get an
Subjects:
Philosophy, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
Handouts
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
9-slide PowerPoint shows how these classical Greek strategies can help persuade your audience to your argument with reason, emotion, credibility, and timeliness for better essay writing and critical thinking (also mentions appeals of Topos/strategic
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
PPT and handout show how to convert people of opposing viewpoints with respectful, “innocent” questions to challenge their view and its upstream premises or downstream outcomes. A short dialogue exemplifies the academic explanation as argued by Tim
Subjects:
Philosophy, Political Science, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Writing about the relative worth of anything requires the careful use, ranking, & justification of criteria. Measures of worth can be quantitative, qualitative, concrete, comparable, compelling, & evolving. What was once considered fair may
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.4
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
3-frame GIF describes a Toulmin-type thesis sentence and includes such an example; also lists 12 ways to set the tone/context/value of the argument; such as scene-setting, asking a question, quoting someone, etc. Image size 960×720 (file size 322
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
PowerPoint slide show explains step-by-step how to make animated GIFs by using just PowerPoint and a free online GIF-maker utility (instead of an expensive graphics program); demonstrates some examples that can engage student interest and direct
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Prezis, Professional Development
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
GIF compares 6 ways to end an essay with 5 ways to resolve a story: restatement and manifesting a moral; anecdotal scene and natural termination/encapsulation; hook-and-return and completion of antithesis; pan-to-larger perspective and manifesting a
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Newton’s 3 laws of motion conceptually parallel the patterns of plot development in storytelling, fiction or non-fiction. This animated GIF comparison helps both physics people to understand narrative writing and also literary people to understand
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Physics, Physical Science
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Writers falsely assume that readers share an identical understanding and that just giving readers all the argument pieces will persuade them. Cognitive biases can fool the writer, but remedies exist to help writers break the curse and really reach
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
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By AHA-Rhetoric
PowerPoint explains the persuasive power of figurative language used in politics and marketing. A clever writer can exploit the mind’s affinity for rhythm and making connections. Dress up ideas in appealing language, and the audience becomes more
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.L.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Analyzing a metaphor (tenor, vehicle, ground, & gap) helps us appreciate poetry, but it also helps us learn. We relate new stuff with old stuff to make sense of it—then we can likewise share it with others. This 29-slide presentation explores
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
RL.11-12.4, L.11-12.5, L.11-12.5a
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Cause-and-effect reasoning asks about all related agents and conditions, sometimes multiple and chained effects or mere coincidence and whether causes are necessary or sufficient for the effects. Some common fallacies can confuse an explanation or
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Philosophy, Critical Thinking
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Stories can engage our heart, brain, and senses into a “fake” reality so we accept an idea, buy a product, or even vote without fully thinking it through. News, literary and marketing stories use rhetorical and psychological tricks to sneak into our
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Literature, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations
CCSS:
CCRA.W.3
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Image size 96×96 (file size 114 KB). Can be used in PPT Slide Shows or on web pages. 60 frames, 30 Hz. After originally posting with black-and-white only, I had a request to make the face yellow; making this change took me ~20 minutes and added ~20
Subjects:
Graphic Arts, Education
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Clip Art, Prezis
FREE
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By AHA-Rhetoric
This file can be used to make or modify the corresponding AGIF. It includes the 60 frames of the free AGIF plus about 10 others that could be modified for other facial expressions (sadness, surprise, etc.). One could re-arrange the frames or modify
Subjects:
Visual Arts, Graphic Arts, For All Subject Areas
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Prezis, Professional Development
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
Animated GIF shows that corresponding parts of their convention speeches are nearly identical. Slowly successive frames highlight the similar words and phrases, showing both direct and mosaic plagiarism. Melania’s speech writer was careless in
Subjects:
Creative Writing, Political Science, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Handouts, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.2, CCRA.L.1
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By AHA-Rhetoric
This PowerPoint shows how to quickly make helpful comments when returning student files. For often-used comments, you can pre-program them and then insert them quickly with just their shortcut codes. For example, you can enter a 3-character code,
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Professional Development, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
$2.00
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By AHA-Rhetoric
This slightly revised model of rational argument adds a backbone of the scientific method and also replaces Qualifier with Counter-Claim (per Purdue OWL). Slow-animated GIF highlights/describes argument parts and how they work together to persuade a
Subjects:
Communications, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2
FREE
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By AHA-Rhetoric
This animated GIF highlights 5 essential factors of thesis sentence: Specific/concise, Meaningful, Summarize left- and/or right brain arguments, Easy to find (top-down), and Clear/professional style/grammar. Students will write clearer essays if
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Critical Thinking, Writing-Essays
Grades:
7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, Higher Education
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.L.1
FREE
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By AHA-Rhetoric
4-frame animated GIF shows how questions Who, What, Where, When, How, Why, and What if/else/about? or Whether A–Z or Σ? can help students progress from facts to analysis to wisdom—curiosity (and a deeper dialogue with others and reality) is a habit
Subjects:
English Language Arts, Science, Critical Thinking
Grades:
Not Grade Specific
Types:
PowerPoint Presentations, Printables, Prezis
CCSS:
CCRA.W.1, CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.3
FREE
1
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TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Technical writing ~20 years; English Composition adjunct instructor ~20 years

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BA from Toledo University; MA from Cleveland State University

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