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Results for “persuasive” in all grades in Language Arts
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In this lesson, from EDSITEment, students read and analyze essays by Frederick Douglass and Mark Twain. They explore the various methods for writing essays and their basis in rhetorical tradition. They also learn effective strategies for writing essays and argumentative prose. They study the persuasive appeals of ethos, logos, and pathos, and then apply these rhetorical strategies to essay writing projects of their own.
In this EDSITEment lesson, students are introduced to the concept of allegory. They read and analyze the allegory used in George Orwell's novella Animal Farm, which is available online through the EDSITEment reviewed Web resource Internet Public Library.