Welcome: Propaganda: The Art of Deception
Description: Welcome! After reading Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury , students will explore and explain how technology was used in the text to promote propaganda, how propaganda has been used in American history, and how propaganda is used in pop culture. Students will conclude the quest by creating their own group essay that answers the essential question: How and why does the media use misinformation/propaganda to sway public opinion?
Grade Level: 9-12
Curriculum: English / Language Arts
Keywords: Fahrenheit 451, technology, persuasive writing, argumentative writing, Ray Bradbury, propaganda
Author(s): Julie Adams