Evaluating Purpose and Rhetorical Appeals in a Documentary Film

Unit 8: Introduction to Rhetorical Precis: Combining Objective Summaries with Analysis
Lesson 2 of 6

Objective: SWBAT evaluate the author's purpose and use of rhetorical appeals by writing a rhetorical analysis of a documentary film.

Big Idea: It's not just a Film. It's a documentary! "Youssou N'Dour I Bring What I Love" Students analyze the filmmaker's purpose and how she uses rhetorical appeals.

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English / Language Arts, Rhetorical Appeals, Rhetorical Precis
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