SL.8.2

Analyze the purpose of information presented in diverse media and formats (e.g., visually, quantitatively, orally) and evaluate the motives (e.g., social, commercial, political) behind its presentation.

 
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The Scottsboro Trial

8th Grade ELA » Unit: To Kill A Mockingbird Part II
8th Grade ELA » Unit: To Kill A Mockingbird Part II
Julianne Beebe
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

The American tragedy that inspired Harper Lee.

 
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Exploring Propaganda Types

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
Nicholas Gearing
Anthem, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Wow, That Is Pretty Tricky!

Standards:
 
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quiz propaganda
   

Introducing Twelfth Night & Act I, Scene I

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
Devon  O'Brien
Leonardtown, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

The second Shakespeare of the year? Like falling off a log...

 
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twelfth
   

Advertising Analysis Day 1

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
Nicholas Gearing
Anthem, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

How And Why Does (Or Doesn't) This Advertisement Appeal To Me?

 
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ad analysis 1
   
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Risking it All
Andrea Mills
Raleigh, NC
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

What did You say? Hold your poster this way!

Standards:
 
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Propaganda Practice

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
Nicholas Gearing
Anthem, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

What Good Is Propaganda Anyway?

 
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propaganda
   

Graphic Organizer Cumulative Activity

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
Devon  O'Brien
Leonardtown, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

A graphic organizer is worth a thousand words...(or at least five hundred!)

 
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hearts in
   

When Fiction and History Collide

8th Grade ELA » Unit: To Kill a Mockingbird Part I
8th Grade ELA » Unit: To Kill a Mockingbird Part I
Julianne Beebe
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Atticus Finch, meet Judge J. Waites Waring.

 
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Reflections (1)
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8th Grade ELA » Unit: Risking it All
Andrea Mills
Raleigh, NC
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

False advertising does have its pros & cons: Which would influence YOU?

 
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Reflections (1)
spam
   

Should Shakespeare be Required Reading? Let's Debate! Day 1

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
Devon  O'Brien
Leonardtown, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Give me three good reasons why you shouldn't have to read Shakespeare...

 
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The Politics of Travels With Charley

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Travels with Charley
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Travels with Charley
Julianne Beebe
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

As seen on TV! It shouldn't matter what you look like . . . should it?

 
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Advertising Analysis Day 2

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
Nicholas Gearing
Anthem, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

This Gets Easier The More I Practice

 
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ad analysis 2
   

Practice With Demographics and P.E.L.

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Advertising, Bias, and Propaganda
Nicholas Gearing
Anthem, AZ
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Let's Talk About Some Advertisements!

 
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ipod
   

Shakespeare's Birthday, April 23

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
Devon  O'Brien
Leonardtown, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Making memories with William Shakespeare...

 
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Willow Cabin Speeches...Build me a...

8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
8th Grade ELA » Unit: Twelfth Night, or What you Will
Devon  O'Brien
Leonardtown, MD
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

Love poetry in the spring season...perfect timing!

 
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Reflections (1)
love
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