It's an Ad Eats Ad World: Creating Presidential Campaign Advertisements

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  • Sep 4 2010 9:30 AM

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In this lesson, found on the New York Times Learning Network, students learn about the power and influence of television advertisements in presidential campaigns. Students then choose issues in the 2004 campaign and create promotional materials addressing these issues from varying points of view.

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    Grade: 6 to 12

    Topics: Reading Comprehension, American Democracy, Writing Strategies, History-Social Science, English-Language Arts

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction; Heterogeneous

    Teaching Method: Cooperative Learning; Discussions; Brainstorming