Augment a unit on propaganda by prompting class members to create propaganda. Using Frames software, groups demonstrate their understanding of propaganda techniques by designing a new product, creating a commercial to sell their product, and then sharing their commercials with the whole class. Wrap by sharing the videos and discussing the techniques each group used.
Speaking and Listening: 7th Grade ELA Common CoreSeventh graders practice important discussion skills, adapt their language to suit the situation, and prepare well-structured presentations with multimedia elements. Use a collection of Common Core-designed lessons and activities to work on speaking and listening.7th English Language Arts