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Political Cartoons

Political Cartoons

Author: Rick Logue

Students will understand the persuasive techniques used in political cartoons.

A few political cartoons are presented as examples of the persuasive techniques used by cartoonists.

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A description of the persuasive techniques used in political cartoons

Student Assignment

Students should complete this form as they watch the video.

Source: Modified from the Library of Congress

Political Cartoons - In class assignment

Link to political cartoons

This website contains a great deal of political cartoons. You are to select two of them to bring to class tomorrow. Be prepared to discuss the persuasive techniques used in the cartoons you select.