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20 resources with the keyterm influence

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Write On and On

For Teachers 6th - 9th
Middle school writers visit the persuasive essay. Sixth, seventh, and eighth graders consider their target audience and ways to influence their decisions by using specific language. Then they read a controversial essay on child abuse,...
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Persuasive Language

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students read a persuasive story study persuasive language. They then write a 50-word online advertisement for a target audience to try and sell an unusual item to a targeted audience.
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Ad Savvy

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders view commercials and identify ways they influence people. In this ad savvy lesson, 5th graders discuss advertising methods and analyze TV, radio, or newspaper ad. Students write a commercial and try to appeal to a target...
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Stop! Explore! Go!

For Teachers K - 1st
In this decision making lesson, students understand how peers can influence their thoughts and actions. Students role play and reflect on the positive and negative outcomes of their decisions. 
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Minoan Paintings

For Students 7th - 12th
In this art worksheet, students look at some pictures given of Minoan paintings. They describe the type of clothing worn by the Minoans, how they wore their hair, what their skin color was, and what colors seemed to be favored in the...
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Hip Hop and Geography

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Young scholars study the various geographic regions of the U.S. and discuss how popular music is influenced by cultural/regional factors. Groups choose East Coast, West Coast, Midwest, or South in rap/hip hop music and create a...
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Media Moves

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students read two newspaper articles about health and discuss how newspapers can influence and inform the reader. The teacher reads passages and students guess if it informs or convinces. They read the newspaper as a scavenger hunt.
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Pictures Are Worth A Thousand Words

For Teachers 1st
First graders write simple sentences based on historical figures they find in pictures. In this simple sentences lesson plan, 1st graders search for pictures in Microsoft Word and write simple sentences about them. These pictures and...
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The Big Mo

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students develop media literacy and critical thinking skills to analyze trends and determine the extent to which their decisions may be influenced by manipulation. They examine the mathematics of trends and write about a time they...
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Memorable Singer 1929-1949

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students examine how Louis Armstrong's fame spread from the African American community to the whole world. They examine how his singing style influenced both popular and jazz musicians by participating in guided listening of his musical...
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Convince Me!

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students analyze advertisements meant to persuade a reader to purchase a certain product or service to find out what stands out about the ad or what it is about the ad that persuade readers. They complete an analysis chart, and discuss...
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Influences on Musical Styles

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners discuss music of other eras students discuss the influence of elements such as politics, social events, etc. on music of the time. They examine the cause and effect of musical diversity after watching a video segment: "Behind...
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Studying the Caribbean Immigration Lesson Plan

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read a narrative "Caribbean Immigration" online. They use websites to choose an influential Caribbean immigrant to study. They write research papers and present their research with the class.
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What Does Advertising Say About Smoking?

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students examine tobacco advertisements.  In this smoking advertisements instructional activity, students read old magazine or newspaper ads to determine their purpose and influence.  Students also discuss how to make responsible health...
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Caribbean Music Quiz

For Students 4th - 6th
In this music worksheet, students identify three types of Caribbean music and respond to questions about each. They also identify theory and its primary chords in the music. Students also identify the style by listening and to what...
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Clouds and Rainfall

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students use the general climate section of the Digital Atlas of Idaho. Then they identify and interpret some basic concepts about climatology. Students also read through the information contained in the Digital Atlas on Climatology....
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Coming to America

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students use presentation notes to write a persuasive letter to a student and family in England as though they were colonists trying to get them to come to America. They also interview a neighbor or relative to determine why their...
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Living History

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students research historical figures. They select two historical figures in the target language culture and write notes on note cards. They work in pairs to prepare an eight-minute oral presentation to discuss the impact and...
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Influences on Cultures

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students examine a timeline of events of a specific cultural group. Using the internet, they research the cultural group using a worksheet to guide them. They present their information to the class and create a poster about the...
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I Am Unique

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers list their unique characteristics. They interact in a positive manner in a group setting by determining and discussing each individual's uniqueness.