Argument, Persuasion, or Propaganda? Analyzing World War II Posters
In this lesson plan, students analyze World War II posters to explore how argument, persuasion, and propaganda differ. The lesson begins with a full-class exploration of the famous "I WANT YOU FOR U.S. ARMY" poster, featuring a determined Uncle Sam, and progresses to a more detailed analysis of a specific World War II poster chosen from an online collection.
9, 10, 11, 12
Visual Arts, Language Arts, World History