English 2: Bias and Persuasion analysis practice

Today, students responded to the practice ACT question (3.29):

Having studied, my mother is a marine biologist.
B. As my mother’s interest is science, she is
C. My mother’s occupation is that of
D. My mother is

Then, students viewed the shamwow commercial.  As a class, we practiced finding examples of bias and persuasion in the commercial; we used the Bias and Persuasion Analysis Worksheet to note our examples.

Happy learning,


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