TEACHER ENRICHMENT INITIATIVES

ENG 8.11(B)

Support Standard
ELA & Reading – Middle School
Grade(s): 
8
Theme: 

Reading/Comprehension of Informational Text/Persuasive Text

Description: 

Comprehension of Informational Text/Persuasive Text. Students analyze, make inferences and draw conclusions about persuasive text and provide evidence from text to support their analysis. Students are expected to:

Specific Skill: 

Analyze the use of such rhetorical and logical fallacies as loaded terms, caricatures, leading questions, false assumptions, and incorrect premises in persuasive texts.