Propaganda

How does word choice affect the reading of a text? Compare two headlines that were written about the same event. Is one biased? Discuss how word choice often reveals the author's feelings about a topic. Then look at different techniques used to create propaganda. Where do you see examples of each in the real world? The culminating activity is a news article written about an invented problem. 

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CCSS: Adaptable
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Grade
9th - 12th
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Lesson Plans
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5 days
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Common Core