Reflection: Real World Applications Personal Wisdom: Understanding Aphorisms Through Connections - Section 2: Persuasive Paper Topic Recap and Looking Ahead


By giving students direct feedback on their paper topics, I am able to provide the first step in the back-and-forth discussion that will be the process of writing this paper. 

  Real World Applications: On-Topic Thoughts: A Reflection on Student Topic Selection
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Personal Wisdom: Understanding Aphorisms Through Connections

Unit 3: Literacy: Rhetorical Devices and Revolutionary Thinking of the Enligtenment
Lesson 6 of 12

Objective: SWBAT analyze the impact of word choice on meaning and tone by drawing connections between Franklin's aphorisms and their own life.

Big Idea: Does your grandmother have a saying she loves to repeat? Do you agree with it? Have you learned from it? Today we look at those infamous sayings.

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