This bi-weekly assignment asks students to close read a news article through the lens of rhetorical analysis, synthesis and argument. This merging of the three essay skills(rhetorical analysis, synthesis, argument) makes for quality practice in an
English Language Arts, Informational Text, Close Reading
This quick resource is a one day lesson designed to teach students to quickly and easily create introduction paragraphs for a timed rhetorical analysis essay using the elements of SOAPTone - speaker, occasion, audience, purpose, and tone.
English Language Arts, ELA Test Prep, Writing-Essays