Reflection: Intervention and Extension Introduction to Reading for Rhetoric: Television Commercial Analysis - Section 5: Wrap up and Next Steps


The students actually did quite well on their exit slip. I showed the K-mart "Ship my Pants" commercial and asked the to identify the audience, purpose and main form of appeal.

Based on what they wrote down, I will need to spend some time when we return to rhetoric making sure that they are including specific details to support their own claims about the rhetoric presented in the texts they are interacting with.

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Introduction to Reading for Rhetoric: Television Commercial Analysis

Unit 3: Informational Text: How to Read for Rhetoric
Lesson 1 of 8

Objective: SWBAT determine an author's purpose or point of view in a text and apply the language of rhetoric to describe how that purpose is achieved by analyzing rhetorical techniques in television commercials.

Big Idea: Knowing and using the language of rhetoric is a critical component of making sense of the world we live in. Today we will begin the process of building our vocabulary for discussing this key concept.

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English / Language Arts, rhetorical device, rhetorical strategy, rhetoric
  55 minutes
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