Archive for November, 2008

Analyzing Cartoons

Wednesday, November 12, 2008 14:38 No Comments

Startup 11/12 What is the main idea of this cartoon? Today in class you worked in groups on the cartoon analysis activity below.

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Persuasive techniques

Tuesday, November 11, 2008 23:08 No Comments

Startup 11/11 What is the main idea of this cartoon?* *Cartoon was on the transparency Today in class we discussed different persuasive techniques that artists use in political cartoons. You then began working in groups on the activity below.

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Political Cartoons

Monday, November 10, 2008 22:48 No Comments

Ask yourself these questions: Explain at least ONE persuasive technique that the cartoon is using: Symbolism Exaggeration Labeling Analogy Irony What is the main idea of this political cartoon? What is the cartoonist’s opinion on the issue? How is he/she bias? Is the cartoon persuasive? Why or why not?

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Social Science cartoons

Friday, November 7, 2008 14:32 No Comments

Today in class we worked on workbook chapter 17, which dealt with analyzing social science cartoons. 

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Political Science

Thursday, November 6, 2008 13:35 No Comments

Today we began a general discussion on political science. We also examined several different forms of governments. You then worked on creating a chart that examined these forms of government.

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