What does it mean to be persuasive?
Where and how do we see persuasion? Give an example.
How do you think this will help you in the future?
Take out a piece of paper and pencil for notes!
Opposing View Paragraph
Groups will write an introduction paragraph for their assigned subject. Use prewriting strategies and prepare to present in front of the class. Don't forget your hook and thesis!
Due TOMORROW, December 16th
Watch TV. Go online. Read a magazine. Listen to the radio.
Type a one page paper (MLA format) about the commercial or ad that attracted your attention.
1 point- Perfect grammar and spelling
1 point- Perfect MLA format and typed at least one page
1 point- Described the commercial or ad thoroughly
1 point- Described the persuasive strategies that were used and how.
1 point- Thoroughly described if and how the persuasive strategies changed their attitude or beliefs
Type a persuasive essay about an environmental issue (pollution, banning plastic bags, animal extinction, purchasing sustainable products, etc.) using the strategies discussed during the lesson.
1 point: Minimum five paragraphs
1 point: MLA format
1 point: Cited two sources and attached works cited page
1 point: Three or less grammar/spelling mistakes
1 point: Represented pathos, ethos, or logos