Character X-Ray and Hot Seating – Analyzing a Persuasive Essay or Speech

Topic: Analyzing a Persuasive Essay or Speech 
CLI Strategy: Character X-Ray and Hot Seating 
Subject: ELA – Reading 
Grade: Middle/High

Students will be able to: Analyze the rhetoric and tactics used in writing a persuasive essay or speech.

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Character X-Ray – Character Analysis

Topic: Character Analysis
CLI Strategy: Character X-Ray
Subject : ELA
Grade: Lower Elementary
TEKS: III.D.3, K.8B, 2.9B

Students will be able to: ​describe main characters in works fiction including their traits, motivations, and feelings by reflecting on how the internal feelings of a character is affected by the external forces in the character’s life.

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