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Art of Rhetoric | Length 8:28 |
This video deepens students' understanding of the concepts of pathos, logos, and ethos with visual examples. The video explains how the television, print, and online advertisements utilize the three rhetorical strategies. The narration in the commercial further explains their use in each advertisement.
Choosing Complex Text | Length 6:00 |
Jennifer Neff shows you the steps she uses to choose a complex text for her first-grade classroom.
Text Dependent Questions | Length 8:12 |
Jennifer Neff models how she uses text dependent questions after a close reading in her primary classroom.
Creating a Close Reading | Length 7:25 |
Jennifer Neff models how to create close readings in a primary grade classroom by using Julius, the Baby of the World by Kevin Henkes.
Write Around the Room | Length 3:00 |
This video shows how a parent and her three children participate in writing around the room using environmental print.