Comprehending Informational Text: The Fallacy of Either-or

“America: love it or leave it,” is arguably the most famous example of the logical fallacy of the fallacy of either/or that presents only two responses to a situation and ignores other alternatives. Class members examine a series of examples, identify the fallacies, and suggest alternatives the fallacies ignore. For guided practice, learners create their own either/or slogan.

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Grade
11th
Subjects
English Language Arts
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Resource Type
Lesson Plans
Language
English
Duration
30 mins
Instructional Strategy
Modeling
Year
2003
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