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  • Week 2- Mastering Persuasion

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 4/5/2020


    Mastering Persuasion (WEEK 2)

    This week, we will be expanding from ethos, pathos, logos in advertising to persuasive techniques used in advertisements. You will complete a weekly journal and apply our knowledge of ethos, pathos, logos, and persuasive techniques  into a choice assignment to show mastery. You will have two options to choose from for the choice assignment. 




    After students have watched the videos and read the notes over ethos, pathos, logos, and techniques used in advertisements, complete the two assignments below. Go in the order in which they are numbered. ALL Assignments due April 12th@ 8pm on Google Classroom.  

    1. Weekly Reflection: We continue to write as we adjust to our temporary new normal. Write a minimum of 3 entries, focusing on mood and gratitude. What is it that you are feeling as the days pass and for whom and what are you grateful as the days pass? Turn in your reflection in google classroom.  *This is optional, but I would love to hear from you!
    2. Choice assignment: Create a commercial or print advertisement and write a 10 sentence reflection on how you used Ethos, Pathos, Logos and persuasive techniques. (10pts)

    SHOW MASTERY: Create a commercial or print ad for your favorite daily use item(for ex: phone, computer, scrunchie, pencil, a book, etc.)  Instructions & Rubric

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  • Week 1- Ethos, Pathos & Logos with Advertisements

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 3/30/2020 8:00:00 AM

    This unit is about persuasive arguments and the rhetorical practices used: Ethos, Pathos, Logos. First, look at the document titles Analyzing Ads. There are a couple of videos to watch and an article to look over, Do this first before starting any assignments.

    There are going to be three assignments:
    1. Weekly Reflection: I made a copy of the document for you titled 'Reflection March 30-April 3rd' to be turned in at the end of the week.
    2. Task- Cards: I made a copy of the document for you. Once you are done with it, turn it in.
    3. Ad Analysis: I made a copy of the document for you. Once you are done with it, turn it in.

    *The notes, instructions, videos, articles, advertisements, and task cards are linked in the 'Analyzing Ads' document.

    All of the following is accessible and to be turn in on Google Classroom by students only.

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  • Weekly Update

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 3/27/2020
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  • Remote Learning

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 3/23/2020

    The following email went out to parents in regard to Remote learning. 


    Just checking in on everyone during this unpredicted time. I have been spending my time thinking of you all and hope you are doing well!


    If you have not noticed, I have been posting on the Remind app, encouraging students to continue working and learning as their bright minds can not afford to lose such precious and hard earned information. If you are not a part of the remind, you can join it by texting @mnellums to the number 81010.


    Online Remote learning will begin on March 30th, If you have not, please follow this link to see expectations for the next 2 weeks.

    If you are failing or missing assignments please reach our to the respective teacher as cycle 5 will be closing soon.  

    As I stated, These are unprecedented times and things are moving quickly, rapidly changing. I know that for some of you, school is the last thing you want to think about right now and that is absolutely okay! For others, you may be worried about falling behind or just craving a sense of normalcy, which is also valid. I am keeping all of you in my hearts


    I am only one email away if you need anything school-related or just need a listening ear. Please also check the cluster blog for more information regarding other classes.

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  • Weekly Planner

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 8/25/2019

    Each week, the planner below will be update to show what is to be expected by each student during the week. Updates and Reminders will be sent through the remind app. Students and parents can sign up for notifications by texting the message @mnellums to the number 81010.



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  • Welcome

    Posted by Micah Nellums on 8/20/2019

    Welcome to 7C English! I am so excited to be your instructor this year! Here, you will find a brief overview of the cycle. This will be updated every cycle to give students a glance at what is to come in the cycle. 

    In addition, students will have access to a Google Classroom page and a Remind in order to see assignments, updates, and more detailed information about the course. 



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