Groups of People in Attendance a. Administration (Principal, Vice Principal) b. School Board Members c. Teachers and Parents who support the field trip d. Parents and Teachers who oppose the field trip e. High Quality Sources with appropriate expertise who have agreed to be interviewed f. Student Government Representatives - students from this high school who have been elected by their peers to represent them g. Representatives from the theater showing the film
ARGUMENT ANALYSIS QUESTIONS: For each group: 1.) What is the group's main, overall claim? Is it a fact, value, or policy claim? 2.) a.) What reasons does the group provide to argue the claim? b.) What kind(s) of evidence does the group use and/or may the group use to support these reasons? 3.) What additional reasons could the group offer? 4.) What point(s) could you raise to challenge the group's claim? and/or What questions do you have for the group? 5.) Appeals LOGOS (LOGIC) PATHOS (EMOTION) ETHOS (CREDIBILITY) 6.) Common Ground? 7.) Assumption(s) Audience Must Accept?
Utsler English 1A School Board Meeting Simulation Game